Author Topic: Happy Camper!  (Read 1008 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.


  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 592
  • Karma: +6/-3
  • Once tried to double haul with a Pocket Fisherman
    • View Profile
Happy Camper!
« on: August 09, 2012, 03:32:01 PM »
 In celebration of my new job, I decided to check out fly reels in EBay. I found & purchased a brand new Tibor Everglades QC for $450. They retail for $750. New job, new if I can just save up a few bucks,  I'll add "new boat"  8)
Saltwater Outings Chairman


  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 190
  • Karma: +2/-0
  • Still have a Zebco 33
    • View Profile
Re: Happy Camper!
« Reply #1 on: August 10, 2012, 04:52:08 AM »
Congratulations on the new job Mike! Hoping it works out well for you.

Sounds like you must have negotiated well! I think, on behalf of the entire club, you should be highly encouraged to act on your "new boat" idea. My suggestion for you is a HPX-T. Let us know when it is ready, but please try to arrange in time for the next saltwater outing.

Very cool - glad this has worked out for you.
Is that a strike indicator or a bobber?


  • Jr. Member
  • **
  • Posts: 85
  • Karma: +1/-1
    • View Profile
Re: Happy Camper!
« Reply #2 on: August 10, 2012, 01:22:53 PM »
I agree with George, congrats on the job!

More importantly, I think you should act quickly on that boat thing. I would hate for you to miss out on the late summer early fall fishing in your new boat.

Sounds like you got a sweet deal on a reel.  Time to go put it to use.