The "Big Mac"
a 35' Sport Fisherman Powered by a Caterpillar 3208, 375 H.P. turbo-charged
diesel. Cruising speed is 18 knots which means "Less steaming and more fishing".
and comfortable, "BIG MAC" is completely sealed from the outside weather
offering heated seating accommodations for all. In the forward cabin there are
bunks, dinette set, microwave, full size head, with a TV and stereo system for
those not-so-serious fisherman. The cockpit offers 170 sq. ft. of fishing area
and is capable of holding up to 8,000 pounds of fish.
latest in electronics provides for a safe and productive day. Radar, 3 GPS's, 2-color
fish finders, GPS chart plotter, 2 VHF radios and CB's give you that extra edge.
custom gear and tackle is supplied by the boat at no additional cost. You'll
need to bring your own food, ice and drinks. Also, rubber sole shoes, coolers
to take the fish home
and don't forget the camera!
extra high Gunnell's add to your safety and comfort. BIG MAC is equipped with all
the mandatory US Coast Guard equipment in addition to an 8 man Coast Guard Certified
Life Raft for that extra assurance.
classic Down East style offers a very stable platform while Jigging or Trolling
for the big ones.
Half Tuna Tower offers a great view of the massive Schools of Peanut Bunker and
other bait fish being chased by the frenzy feeding of Bluefin Tuna.
use all Penn and Shimano Reels along with 50 & 130 Lb. Class International Rod & Reels to
take the big ones. We specialize in standup gear for the School and Medium Bluefin
87 years old and this was my 30th year with Capt. Jim and "BIG MAC".
He's a great captain and takes care of me with his electric rod and reel setup.
This year's trip was the best ever"
Archie/ Schnectady, N.Y. May 08
Electric reels are available for serious deep water fishing and a aid for our Veteran Senior Citizens.