John Balingit's first Giant Trevally

John's first Giant Trevally.JPG (190425 bytes)

Common name: Talakitok
Other names: turrum, ulua, lowly trevally, lesser trevally, bumper, black trevally
Scientific name: Caranx ignoblis
Date caught: November 2, 1998
Place caught: Bolinao, Pangasinan, Philippines
Time of strike: 3:55 P.M.
Time boated: 4:00 P.M.
Weight: 4.5 kilograms or 9.9 lbs.
Length: 73 CMS.
Equipment used: 60 lb. line on a Daiwa Sealine 900H trolling reel & 7' trolling rod
Lure: Rapala Magnum Sinking Plongeant (CD 14 CG MAG) Pearl/Flourescent Orange



Additional links:

1st Barracuda
At the Pier with companions & the Barracuda
At the Pier with companions & the Giant Trevally
My kids with the Giant Trevally
2nd Barracuda
2nd Giant Trevally
Fishing with a balikbayan
Close-up with my 2nd talakitok
Mike and the dorado

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