Fishing 'cannon' ... who needs a tin boat?

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Post by DaleH »

Now I've seen it all, from RC boats and drones that drag your lure out to where you want it ... now here's the cross between a potato gun and a surf rod. Have at it folks! Fire in the hole ... BOOM!
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Post by lovedr79 »

this has beeen going on for awhile. you also buy bait launchers that are like slingshots that go on your rod. Bill dance was using one a long time ago fishing near a dam. you could only get so close to it so they were launching lures up to the spillway.
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Post by jethro »

I have a buddy that fishes with one of the air cannons. It's amazing to be honest.
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Post by eshaw »

When I lived in Key West I saw a fella that used a kite for the same purpose. He used a cloths pin to attach his line to it. Seemed to work ok.

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Post by onthewater102 »

Next up after the Tracker III rebuild will be re-purposing my trusty old potato cannon. Pure redneck genius.
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Post by Jim »

That would be awesome for the Wachusett reservoir.
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Post by captain belly »

saw this a couple years ago.... I wonder if there's a law against these in certain areas. I have a potato gun, and I know the local authorities frown on them. That being said....... I want one.

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