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 .

Recommended Posts

Milkdud

Scoot I was wondering if you could remember what rod blanks Cal and I used when we built our rods last week. I thought you might remember, if not I can get a hold of your dad and ask him...didn't want to bother him if I didn't need to. I am very happy with the way they turned out and can hardly wait to cross some eyes with it. It was good seeing you in Crookston and hopefully sometime this spring or summer we can get together and do some fishing.

Dud

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Scoot

Duddly,

They were Rainshadow blanks, but I'm not sure of the exact spec. You'll need to talk to him to get that. I assume they were something like a 6'0" MXF, but that's going from me how I remember the rod feeling- just a guess. Give my dad a shout and he'll give you the exact specs.

Yeah, too bad you weren't feeling better. The fishing was obviously slow for us, but it was a lot of fun. We enjoyed the day a bunch. Yes, we'll have to team up on the Rainy, LOW, Devil's Lake, Red Lake River, Red River, or somewhere in the Detroit Lakes area. Give me a hollar when you're headed out and I'll do all I can to meet up with you guys.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Milkdud

Thanks Scoot I think I found what they were. I can hardly wait to use it. We will have to get together this summer!

Dud

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

    • Rick G
      Andi and I scored a few yesterday
    • Cliff Wagenbach
      47 degrees in Pike Bay and 49 degrees in Big Bay in the morning on Oct., 21. Cliff
    • Agronomist_at_IA
      Man you nailed it Kelly. Got out fishing was good. Was about -30*F then went to 14*F . A little after 8AM the Breaker Happened. Here is a pick of a guy to the North of us. We were on 16in of ice. First time I was ever on the ice when the breaker happened........bout crapped my pants.  
    • Spearing Machine
      Bulldog check your PM
    • Cliff Wagenbach
      F.H., Fish deep and slow with lindys or jigs with minnows. Sometimes smaller minnows will work best at other times large suckers or shiners will get more hits. Cliff
    • Mitch K
      I'll venture a guess and say 1st weekend of December we'll have a good 4" to walk on.  Then it will continue to freeze to at least 12" before it gets snowed on 
    • Hookmaster
      I have the above motor that I use for duck hunting. When the temperature gets into the 30s (like this coming weekend), it can sometimes get stuck in either forward or reverse if it kills at low idle. In the 2nd picture, the throttle is open slightly. The curve part is attached to the shifter. It is in forward. If the motor dies and I close the throttle, the shifter can't be put into neutral (it needs to move up) because the it is blocked by the part above it. I need to take the top off and manually move the throttle closed (to the left) like the 1st picture. I think there is some grease that lubricates the throttle as it rotates under the flywheel. When cold, the grease is thick and sticks. Is there any lubricant I can spray up in the area that the throttle rotates? I'm hesitant to do so because of the electrical components in the area.      
    • eyeguy 54
      I got 2 yesterday on that nice orange jig I found in the tree branches... LOL 
    • Ray Berg
      The smaller perch is 12 in Larger one 14 in.
    • Fish Head
      Coming up this weekend with a friend of mine, even though the weather looks terrible. Any advice for how to catch them when mother nature brings the hammer down?  Highs in the mid 30's, lows in the low 20's.   On Friday I had a muskie in the upper 40s hit a 19 1/2" walleye.  As usual she let go at boatside, but it was fun while it lasted.