Not the one I was fishing for, but it will do

Yesterday, a big fish snapped my line. I went back to the same hole today and caught dinner. Not the one I wanted, but it will do.

The Stanley Draper Special

I’ve been receiving a lot of questions about my 2-liter bobber, aka The Stanley Draper Special, and here are some photos on the rig I use while fishing at Stanley Draper Lake in Oklahoma. I didn’t come up with this rig. I learned it from watching my friend, JR, fish big catfish at Draper. I’m not sure where he got it from. Since then, I’ve shared it with others that’ve been interested. The basic idea is, it’s a slip bobber catfish rig. Continue reading “The Stanley Draper Special”

Fishing for fishing rods

I went fishing yesterday and managed to pull out an American Rodsmith surf rod. I can’t find much information on them.