Guests - If You want access to member only forums on FM. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on Fishing Minnesota.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

  • Announcements

    • Rick

      Members Only Fluid Forum View   08/08/2017

      Fluid forum view allows members only to get right to the meat of this community; the topics. You can toggle between your preferred forum view just below to the left on the main forum entrance. You will see three icons. Try them out and see what you prefer.   Fluid view allows you, if you are a signed up member, to see the newest topic posts in either all forums (select none or all) or in just your favorite forums (select the ones you want to see when you come to Fishing Minnesota). It keeps and in real time with respect to Topic posts and lets YOU SELECT YOUR FAVORITE FORUMS. It can make things fun and easy. This is especially true for less experienced visitors raised on social media. If you, as a members want more specific topics, you can even select a single forum to view. Let us take a look at fluid view in action. We will then break it down and explain how it works in more detail.   The video shows the topic list and the forum filter box. As you can see, it is easy to change the topic list by changing the selected forums. This view replaces the traditional list of categories and forums.   Of course, members only can change the view to better suit your way of browsing.   You will notice a “grid” option. We have moved the grid forum theme setting into the main forum settings. This makes it an option for members only to choose. This screenshot also shows the removal of the forum breadcrumb in fluid view mode. Fluid view remembers your last forum selection so you don’t lose your place when you go back to the listing. The benefit of this feature is easy to see. It removes a potential barrier of entry for members only. It puts the spotlight on topics themselves, and not the hierarchical forum structure. You as a member will enjoy viewing many forums at once and switching between them without leaving the page. We hope that fluid view, the new functionality is an asset that you enjoy .
Sign in to follow this  
walleye_nut

Getting bait

Recommended Posts

walleye_nut    0
walleye_nut

What time do the bait stores open up around there on the weekends?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
hillman    0
hillman

Someone is usually at Hillman's around 6am.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Ziggy    0
Ziggy

Hey Bernie! Long time no see. I'm guessing it's your dad or Buddy there that early because BJ only sees that time when he is just going to bed for the evening.

We have not been up North for awhile but hoping to the 22-23rd, the cold should subside by then hopefully.

Take er easy, and if she's easy take er twice.

Later,

Hobbs

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
NINETOE    0
NINETOE

Hey Bernie, does your mom have the popcorn ready at 6am too? tongue.gif Man thats tasty! Greg came down today, it was a wild one!

Ziggy, I hope Ill be up there then so I can buy you a cold one or eleventeen!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
hillman    0
hillman

Why do you boys think that it is Bernie? It's not. It is Paula.

Ziggy is Rick, right?

If you asked really nice Marllys probably would have popcorn at 6am. Does Gregg have some stories to tell? We'll have to give him a call tonight and hear them.

Are you still heading up north this weekend Ninetoes or is it too cold? We are probably coming up next weekend without our child for some fishing depending on the weather!

Stay warm if you are headed up!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Dancing Bear    0
Dancing Bear

Uh-oh, I'm headed up then too, has Bern quit singing that "dirty girl" song yet or should I just get ready to hear it again? grin.gif

DB way too cold

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Ziggy    0
Ziggy

Hey Paula,

Sorry I just assumed that it was Bern doing the posting. My apologies, I guess that really hammers the real meaning of "(Contact US Regarding This Word) u me". Leave the child at home, he is not old enough for that yet. Oh wait he is part Hillman so it should be alright.

You are correct. It is Rick doing the postings under the codename Ziggy.

When it is showing -25 on the thermomastat (as WWBartender would call it) you know it is real cold. We have an office rivalry going on today as we have a sister office is Philly and dress code has been lowered to Jeans and Vikes wear. We let the PA'ers know that it was -25 and -40 windchill so HELL HAS FROZEN OVER so they had better watch out...

Toes - It has been a long time since I have seen you up there. I think it was Kelliher Days at Timbers... I think a stop at WW could be granted. Gotta make sure Kev stays in line.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
hillman    0
hillman

I heard you cancelled your trip up this weekend so we figured you would be going up next weekend! Now we really want to come up! Bern may sing if you bring the guitar!

Paula

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
sdghsdgj    0
sdghsdgj

will it be colder at the end of the month? I'm trying to figure out what it will be like. If it stays like this that will be easy to figure out, since it was like that here in the Metro. So close to school being canceled!!! frown.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  



  • Posts

    • papadarv
      Fuses are blowing for a reason most likely an undesirable reason. Much better solution to fix the problem than eliminating the fuse. Eventually the sort or item causing the fuse to blow will eventually make it to the wires. Just a thought, although not recommend, there is enough battery current where you can stick weld 11 gage steel with a 12 volt battery. Continued or prolonged welding (same as a short) could cause to battery to explode. Word of caution, led acid batteries are filled with sulfuric acid. 
    • papadarv
      I agree with del, used boats are more than adequate. I bought a 1990 Crestliner Sport for $5,100 in 2013. Did some floor and live well work, added co-pilot to the trolling motor, Vexilar SonarPhone connected to my iPad, and a tablet with the Navionics Boating App for GPS. Welded verses rivet hull was my desire. Tops out at 43 mph with 115hp merc 2 stroke. Handles the 4' Ottertail waves quite well. Picture of boat on Ottertail which I fish several times yearly along with other Ottertail County lakes and lakes closer to home I frequent often. At 73 its easy to launch / take-out. Look for a family owner, one that uses the boat once or twice a month the boat/motor will have limited hours of use on it. In my opinion the used boat is the only way to go. 
    • h8go4s
      Here's a quote from the MinnKota digital onboard charge manual. "INLINE FUSE The output cord has an inline fuse on the RED end. The fuse serves as protection from surges and short circuits caused by a damaged charger output cable. If a fuse blows, replace it with a 30 amp ATC 32V automotive fuse. Improper battery connections will normally not cause a fuse to blow since this is handled by the internal circuitry of the charger."
    • CigarGuy
      That was my son cooking up my birthday dinner!  I'm older and have more grey hair (a lot more) than dark.  Be sure to say "hello-I'm Del"  if you see me!  Will be back up for a few extra days over Labor Day.
    • delcecchi
      There was a musky tourney last weekend, at spring bay.  Some club deal.   I think that might have contributed to the issue.   Normally I am one of few boats out on wakemup fishing walleye.   Like count on fingers of one hand. 
    • PRO-V
      Get off this site du__ b___
    • PRO-V
      You aren't a bunny hugger are you?
    • trolloni
      How much for the  journals you kept for the last 27 years?   like date, times, weather, bait, lure,  color, how many fish caught, how many released, how many kept, wind direction , moon phase, and location?????????,just kiddin around, thanks for the good info on here over the years , please don't stop posting on here, we all love the big v, for those of us who cant be up there all the time, it sure helps  the ego after some very trying days trying to climb the  mountain !!
    • Northlander
      Enjoy your retirement Account! Thanks for all the knowledge you have spread throughout the years.
    • redlabguy
      We're all hoping we won't hear the last from Ace for a long, long time. Congratulations- you'll get the hang of this retirement thing and enjoy it, Dick