Mervin Boey Fishing Note Book

Short Clip: Pacus on Kayaks
November 14, 2011, 12:32 am
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Courtesy of Mah’s video in which I edited for a 80’s feel. The good old times of landing countless Pacus on a kayak…


I want one too for Xmas!
November 13, 2011, 9:40 pm
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Thanks to Mah’s recommendation, I stumbled a video on Nikon AW100 with a flyfisherman doing the review. I seriously need to give up my Canon D10 for this Nikon AW100!

My Fishing Time Capsule 1999-2003
October 31, 2011, 10:38 pm
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Tinfoil Barb – An Elusive Fish on Fly
September 11, 2011, 11:54 pm
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Tinfoil Barbs (barbonymus schwanenfeldii) are also known Lampans as which can seen at local reservoir in schools shoaling at the shallower coves. It is distinguishable from other species of the genus in having a red dorsal fin with a black blotch at the tip, red pectoral, pelvic and anal fins, red caudal fin with white margin and a black submarginal stripe along each lobe, and 8 scale rows between dorsal-fin origin and lateral line.

Large individuals are silvery or golden yellow while alive with its dorsal fin red and caudal fin orange or blood-red. It grows up to 14 inches (35 cm) in length. Tinfoil Barbs have a lifespan of 8 to 10 years.

It is largely herbivorous, consuming aquatic macrophytes and submerged land plants, as well as filamentous algae and occasionally insects. It also feeds on small fishes, worms, and crustaceans.

Thank you guys!
September 1, 2011, 9:48 pm
Filed under: Fly Fishing, Great Stuffs

A big thank you to all my fishing kakis who made their presence felt in my wedding dinner!

November 2010 Pilot Pond (BKK)
July 19, 2011, 6:18 pm
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I have been too preoccupied with work, wedding preparations and new home shifting. Finally I have some time to consolidate the pictures for the past trips.

Let the many action pictures do the talking instead.

Upon arrival in a nice mini van

Good to see our old friend Badboy again!

Die die must try fish soup porridge!

Food & fishing is extremely good and value for money at Pilot 111.

Mah got the first hook up

Seet’s snakehead


Even Michelle can do it


Courtesy of Mah’s camera

See you again Pilot 111

Bruisers that Cut & Burn
March 31, 2011, 1:45 am
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Tough fighting GTs, Snappers, Ang Kuay etc from Dave’s new private pond. Let the pictures do the talking.

(Pictures courtesy from Albert Chan’s camera)

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