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MinnowMagnet
10-19-2008, 05:59 PM
12lbs 9oz, caught and released in a bay area lake, caught on float fished bread with 6lb flourocarbon

http://img266.imageshack.us/img266/8021/89396126hg8.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

metalmouth
10-19-2008, 06:17 PM
Wow! Why does that not surprise me? *:o [smiley=yikes.gif] :o

Nice fish MM! *[smiley=thumbsup.gif] [smiley=thumbsup.gif] [smiley=thumbsup.gif] [smiley=thumbsup.gif] [smiley=thumbsup.gif]

riverboi
10-19-2008, 07:29 PM
Holy crap! That thing's beautiful.

MB_Kevin
10-20-2008, 01:46 AM
That is another cool looking fish to add to your next video 8-)

spud_point
10-20-2008, 08:31 AM
holy **** thats hecka cool

yayafisherwoman
10-20-2008, 09:01 AM
Oh my Gosh, a GINORMOUS gold fish!!!!!!! that's so cool!!! great job! 12 lber on 6lb line, bet the fight was fun... :D

YaYa

Phinger28
10-20-2008, 09:36 AM
Hey minnow, how do you always get the cool looking ones.. ;D

Globetrouter
10-20-2008, 02:28 PM
That's a real beauty queen! Congrats! [smiley=clap.gif]

GSW_UNITED
10-20-2008, 07:07 PM
wow...what a beautiful fish...

anyway, i just saw national geographic channel and the biggest carp ever caught is in Thailand....
holy carp...it's over 6 ft andover hundread lbs...
this make me want to visit Thailand one day... ::)

the expert said 'mekong river has the most giant fish in the world'...
well...they have giant freshwater stingray,Catfish,arapama(don't know how to spell),carp.....
i wonder what the recipe that make those fish like monster... :-?

fishingfan
10-21-2008, 04:18 PM
nice... :o

japankokes
10-23-2008, 05:52 AM
MM,

That is an awsome accomplishment on 6lb.or any lb.for that matter.Very nice work.I bet that nishiki goi put up one heck of a battle. :o :o :o 8-)

Tight lines to you mate.

Cheers

Chuck

MinnowMagnet
10-23-2008, 02:12 PM
accually, it didn't fight very hard compared to other koi I have caught

fishing_man
10-23-2008, 05:08 PM
have you been to the "lake" that we fished together at lately? how is it doing?

MinnowMagnet
10-23-2008, 05:19 PM
I was there last saturday and caught 10 commons up to 10lbs and my friend caught 2 carp including a 5lb mirror.

fishing_man
10-24-2008, 03:41 PM
thanks will send you a pm next time i go