The boat we will be fishing out of is a 18.5ft 2019 Kingfisher Falcon powered by a 115 Mercury ProXS.  The boat is equipped with a full windshield and canopy top for inclement weather. 


To save some time in answering lots of questions about the gear and products use,  I will provide Amazon links below (if available) as a reference for you.  Simply click each item for more information:

Open Water Catfish and Sturgeon


MadKatz Surge 7'6 MH Spinning Rod

Okuma Coronado CDX-65 Spinning Reel

Garmin Echomap 93SV UHD 

MulTBar Rod Rack

Driftmaster Rod Holders

QUANS 10W UV Blacklight

The Fish Grip

Sufix 832 Line 80lb

Eagle Claw Trokar Circle Hooks 6/0

Eagle Claw Kahle Hooks 7/0 (discontinued)

VMC Swivels size 1

Flat Bank Sinkers

Sinker Slides

Primelux LED Light 

Thermacell Mosquito Repellent

Amped Outdoors Lithium Battery

Metal Marine Bait Aerator

Stowmaster Landing Net

Rapala Retractable Ruler

GoPro 8

LED Lenser Headlamp

Striker Bibs

Striker Raingear 

Betts Tyzac Cast Net

Ice Fishing Sturgeon:

Wolfram Custom XXH Custom Ice Rods

Okuma Ceymar C40

Jason Mitchell Mack XXH Ice Rods

Otter Lodge XTH

HT Lift N Hook Rod Holders

Ridgid Octane HammerDrill

ION G2 Ice Auger

Big Buddy Heater

Striker Ice Suit

Venom Foam Bobbers

Sufix 832 50lb Braid

VMC Treble Hooks

Glow Beads

Bullet Sinker 3/8 oz

Rapala Mini Charge N Glow

Opolar Rechargable Fan