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flyfishoutdoors 06-12-2011 01:19 AM

Thresher Shark
 
You ever catch one of these? They look like they'd put up a pretty good fight.

capt ken 06-12-2011 09:02 AM

Re: Thresher Shark
 
I have caught them before, the fight is o.k. I just wish thet hadn't killed the fish:mad:

swirlchaser 06-13-2011 04:37 PM

Re: Thresher Shark
 
We brought one onboard a charter boat I used to mate for. We released it but not before it broke a window with a well placed tail whip. After that no more live shark on deck. They either came up dead or were cut lose in the water. Watching 1/2 safety glass shatter from a tail whip is a sobering sight. Sharks are not to be played with.

Rip Tide 06-13-2011 04:51 PM

Re: Thresher Shark
 
I had a 4' brown shark come right up on the sand bar I was fishing from on Thursday.
Inches of water other than the surf
Freaked me out :yikes:


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