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averagejoe
12-05-2005, 03:21 PM
No offense to the advertisers on this site. But you gotta be kidding me. $88 for a fluorescent light bulb and battery you stick in the water to attract fish. Too funny.

SHhhhh it's a secret.

Bob Parsons
12-05-2005, 04:24 PM
Bet it would work great in the vineyard sound for squid.

stripah
12-05-2005, 04:50 PM
Joe,
Thats a great tool for offshore fishermen when chunking at night. It helps attract squid to the boat so you one can try and catch a nice swordie. I have used them in the past and they work great and are an invaluable tool if you are gonna try and catch your own bait.

averagejoe
12-05-2005, 05:08 PM
Go to any pier at night that's lit and get the same effect for free. :)

stripah
12-05-2005, 07:10 PM
What piers are there at Atlantis Canyon?? Despite what you think this is a productive device if you get the chance to do some offshore stuff you will see.

averagejoe
12-09-2005, 02:08 PM
This one.
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soundownsam
12-27-2005, 09:36 PM
They certainly don't help for catching fish. You shouldn't get one. They are a waste of money.

Sam

bones
01-01-2006, 04:22 PM
We use them down here and they work great! We have a green filter on 'em.........the green light seems to work better.

88 bucks?..........theft. The goobers down here are paying upwards to $150 for the 4 footers, without the battery.. I made mine from the parts ya get at the HomeDepot/Builders Supply joints.

BTW, they work best in the dark.

Hee,Hee, Heeeee

T.P.
01-12-2006, 10:42 AM
They are useful for catching lobsters at night around mangroves though. And then you get the lobsters for free - not hard to catch $88 worth of lobsters!

T.P.