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    Apr 2003
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    Wildwood
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    BIG HONEY, back in action!

    FINALLY got my remote throttle kicker on, a 1974 Evinrude 6. I bought it last fall for $75 off Craigslist, hadn't run in years. Rebuilt the carb, water pump, thermostat did the lower unit oil. Took a couple of weeks to sand, prime and paint the hood and finished it off with NOS repro decals.

    Our son with the first Salmon, a scrappy coho on Memorial day weekend. Almost too calm off Waukegan that day. With two grown men, an 11 year old boy, full gear and gas we were able to go 32 MPH with my 1978 Johnson 115.

    Special Thanks to Cliff Jenks for amazing gift of the Big Jon electric downriggers, can't say enough about his generosity!


    Night fishing with my brother, testing out the LED lighting. I installed a full perimeter LED system that does 256 colors, will chase, jump, flicker and flash...
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