THE AMERICAN CARPER - EPISODE 8 - The James King Interview - With Sean Manning
October 04, 2020
In this episode of The American Carper Sean and James King discuss the Smallmouth Buffalo Species and what's needed to successfully target the really big specimens of 50-60lb. James's story on his emigration to the USA from the UK and his first encounters with these magnificent fish are discussed, along with some great insights into the correct bait application, rig changes and the use of boilies to capture them. A great listen for anyone wanting to target specimen Carp and Buffalo!
James's background and younger years.
James' US Carp Influences
Large US Waters....They can be Intimidating!
Large Waters with Large Fish
What the blanks teach you.
Putting in the work without a rod in your hand...
Rig Differences for Buffalo
Guesting from the UK - Jason Rider
Barnaby's Revenge - First fish 50lb
Cold Weather and WInd = Big Buffs.
Bait Application for best results...
Crumb and boilie chunks for attraction
James and Erick Maybury session...
Single boilies...bottom baits....food source!
100% Commitment to a food source bait...putting them to the test - 28lb Mirror.
We don't sponsor Anglers!
Fresh bait...real eggs, no fillers....
Quick bites..smaller fish....The confidence changes with a food source.