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Get better control of the depths, keep your lures free from debris, walks on two legs, won't spin, tangle free, less knots, easy to use & store. Clip-on sinkers and bottom bouncing slip sinkers, the best trolling sinkers around and the price is hard to beat. I caught 3 Walleye over 11 pounds using these Clip-on Sinkers at Lake Erie! They work on the mississippi River too! The slip sinkers are a must have for rivers and lakes. No more tieing knots all day with a 3-way rig, just run line through the sinker and tie to leader, just one knot!
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Lake Erie Walleye DVD

New 2009 Fishing DVD! Three Walleye over 10#! Advanced trolling techniques. I made a trip just to get footage to show how to catch big Walleye using my clip-on trolling sikers and planer boards.


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How to Fillet Fish DVD
Fillet fish fast with electric knife. Panfish, Bass, Walleye and Catfish


jigs dvd
How to Tie Jigs Fishing DVD
New edition is now 100 minutes long. Learn to tie acrylic hair, bucktail, rubber shirt jigs; pour sinkers and jigs; sinker rigs, floater rigs, slip-sinker rigs, crawler harness spinner rigs and more.



10 Tube Worms for Cheese Bait

Two sizes available,
5/16" and 7/16"





Giant Catfish

Giant Catfish   One day in February while Walleye fishing I got a snag in about 20 feet of water in front of a shallow point that went out about 40 feet from the bank. There was a lot of brush I could see on the depth finder. I had to break off and tie on another jig. I managed to stay on the same spot with using the electric trolling motor. As soon as I dropped it down I had a hid and set the hook only to be snagged again. Since the knot was fresh I had a hard time getting the 6# test line to break. I pulled hard and got it to come up a little, but then it would just go right back down to the bottom. While messing around trying to break the line I felt something odd that didn't feel like a branch, it felt like a head shake!

The fight was on, out to deep water in the middle of the river it went and I followed. I fought that fish a long time, and every time it would get close it would race back to the bottom. It had me running all over the river in that vicinity. Finally I got it close enough to get a look at it and it was the biggest Catfish I had ever seen. Of course it looked bigger in the water, but still, it was a giant, especially with 6# test line. We finally got it to come up close enough to net. We didn't have a scale big enough for such a fish so I kept it to take home and get it weighed. It weighed 36 pounds. Unfortunately it died before I could release it.

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Want to catch big Walleye? How about filleting a fish in 20 seconds? Maybe make your own jigs? Buy my Fishing DVDs Today!
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ZAZZLE - Bass, Walleye, Catfish, Panfish, Fishing Photography, Fishing Art
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Fishing photography, Mississippi River photo prints are great for cards and prints, and all his art can be found in canvas prints and many other products offered by Zazzle. All fishing pictures and photos by Dave Tackett in Sterling IL.
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Fishing T-shirts: Catfish, Bass, Peacock Bass, Panfish, Walleye, Pike, Muski, Cartoons, Fish, birds wildlife Pictures

Photography: Mississippi River, Rock River, Fish;

Art: Mississippi River, Lake Erie;

Fishing Cartoons and much more!







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Dave Tackett Photography

Outdoor Photography Sterling Rockfalls IL - Freelance Photographer - I can take photos or video from a boat on the Rock and Mississippi rivers

Family and senior shoots available. Any outdoor photograghy available in Sterling Rock falls area, (within 100 miles). Reasonable rates! You get full rights to use the photos as you wish with no logo marks across images for web use. Call 815-six two five-3473 or email me



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Fishing Scout
Mississippi River
Pool 13, 14 and the Rock River

Walleye, Catfish and Panfish. Scout service, take your boat.








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