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Fished from 6:45 to 8:00 ,northwind to about 7:30 then calm managed 2 12-13" lmb and 5 crappie all on pop-r`s.
While I was unhooking a crappie my cellphone fell into the lake,I got it out but its not working. :(
 

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Nice report...wish I could have been there. I just read something about dropping electronics into water. You're supposed to put it into a ziploc bag full of rice. I guess the rice absorbs the water. Sounds kind of dumb, but I guess it's worth a try. Oh, what kind of Pop-R are you using. The one I bought today is silver and black. How should that work?
 

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Usually I use a 1/8oz pop r at the glen , but today I used the 1/4oz one,as for color I dont think it matters too much for this lure.
 

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Sorry to hear about your phone. I heard that same thing about the rice. I don't know if it actually works or not, but it sounds like it is worth a try. Thanks for the report.
 

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One time I was crossin over this little "outlet" at some forest preserve pond and it had logs all over it and my friend climbed over, then I took a step on the wood and it fell rihgt through and the outlet was like 4 feet deep........ I got soaked, my tackle bag fell in + my rods, and my cell phone broke forever....... lol

man i wish i could fish the Glen, I'm back at school already! dangit.
 

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Tim, There has got to be some good honey holes to be found down in Urbana or Champaign that is better than the Glen. This place gets so much fishing pressure, I average less than half a bass per 1.5-hour of fishing there these days. It's time for me to find another place... lake arlington anyone?
 

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screw it,had that phone for too long ,kinda glad it happened
now I can get a new one.
 

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Dude Aris, it's a bummer -- can you retrieve the videos of the fish you caught and your son?

and Eric.... I fished this one pond right in Urbana a couple weeks ago when I came down here to visit, I found out a few days ago that they found a dead body in the same lake that I was at!!! It's right across the street from an Urbana-City projects.......
 

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Aris,

use a blow dryer on the phone DO NOT turn it on unless it's
100% dry or it will fry. Nice fish
 
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