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Default Re: "Wish I had known the record" club

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Originally Posted by cb View Post
Here some good methods of estimating a salmon's weight - all vary though!
That's a good quick way but not horribly accurate. Any formula that does not incorporate girth, particularly on big fish can be off by a lot. For example, I have seen Pike that were 40 inches long go from as little as 16 pounds, to as much as 21. It was all in the girth.
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