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  1. Default My biggest sunfish

    Is this considered a blue gill? Does anyone know what kind of fish this is? Thanks.

    Alex



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    Default Re: My biggest sunfish

    thats what i consider the "brookie" of sunfish....the longear redbreast. they are fighters arent they?! great job on a beautiful fish!

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    Look at that hump!
    Less likey, more green dots
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    Default Re: My biggest sunfish

    Nice Longear! Looks like a real old guy!
    "I was born to fish" Lee Wulff
    "There's more B.S. in fly fishing then there is in a Kansas feedlot." Lefty Kreh
    " It ain't over till it's over." Yogi Berra
    "Your not old,you've simply acquired a patina." Swirlchaser

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    Default Re: My biggest sunfish

    Very nice, beautiful fish, congrats! They are pretty good fighters, what size rod are you using?
    Larry


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    Had to use the 7 wt to fight some wind and deliver some larger flies.

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    Default Re: My biggest sunfish

    cool fish!

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