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Largest Crappie yet

Discussion in 'Hunting, Fishing & Camping' started by markjones, Apr 10, 2007.


  1. markjones

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  2. mossy500camo

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    WoW! Good Job!:thumbsup:
     

  3. noway

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    What is that, about 4lbs?


    Looks pretty nice and great job ;)
     
  4. markjones

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    not at all...more like 2.10lbs. I have caught many in inth e2lb range but never any bigger than that :sad:
     
  5. noway

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    That picture sure as hell make it look bigger than 2lbs ;)

    Nice job and I aggreed I haven't yet caught maybe a few crappie that might have been 4lbs. Most down here are lite and with in 1-2.5lbs.
     
  6. ShockWaves

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    4 Lbs crappie, there are very few crappie that size! 2 lb crappie is very large! nice fish mark
     
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    {4 Lbs crappie, there are very few crappie that size! 2 lb crappie is very large! nice fish mark}

    Hmm...


    it very common to catch 4lb crappie in some parts of the US. White crappies ( which is in that picture btw ) are even bigger than the black crappie that so common down these parts or in the SE portions of the US.


    fwiw: the world crappie record is 5.4lbs for white and iirc slightly over 4.9lbs for black.


    Florida record is 3.84lb for black and we don't have white crappies species as-far as native waters goes.
     
  8. Pyzik

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    We have black in michigan.
    That would make a decent sized black for around here. I have caught larger blacks around here, but have caught way more smaller.

    Anyway, nice catch!
     
  9. nyredneck

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    My largest crappie, after a night of eating jalepenos....


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    Seriuosly, nice fish!!!:thumbsup:
     
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    not bad at all, very nice. here's our biggest from last year. i think it went 3lb4oz or so, and had some beautiful fillets!
     
  11. markjones

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    Looks like a wall hanger.
     
  12. Gbuilder

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    speaking of wall hangers, heres mine from last year:

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    I didnt have a very accurate scale, but the fish was 16 inches long (second largest the taxidermist had ever worked on, next largest was 17") and pretty fat. It was probably upwards of 3 pounds. My taxidermist sure did a nice job though. He even sent me a christmas card.