When It’s Time To Get Serious About Storing Fish

March 16, 2011 · Posted in Uncategorized · Comment 

Bonar Insulated 9 cu ft Container

Tank Depot is the ultimate source for serious fish storage and transportation. Offering the guaranteed lowest prices on insulated ice and dry ice boxes from Seaplast, Promens and Polar.
“There is just no other way to go,” explains Tank Depot’s Mike Stony, “if you are serious about preserving market quality fish. We sell these boxes to commercial fishing operations from coast to coast, of course. But more and more sporties are using them in order to preserve the quality of their catches. There is just no comparing these commercial-grade boxes with Igloo ice chests or even high end coolers, for that matter.”
Polyurethane foam insulation that helps keep product cold up to five days when properly iced. Corners designed with increased strength and molded-in handle areas make these boxes exceptionally durable. Many models are fork liftable.
Tank Depot boast the largest selection and guarantees anglers the lowest prices and best freight rate.
Contact Tank Depot at 866-926-5603 or visit http://www.Tank-Depot.com

Promens 9 cu ft Commercial Grade Insulated Container

IGFA Captains Program in 10th Year

March 15, 2011 · Posted in Links · Comment 

The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) Captains Program is in its 10th year. We currently have 300 captains in 39 countries and territories plus 31 U.S. states. The program continues to grow with new captains signing up every week.

In order to qualify as an IGFA captain/guide, applicants must pass a written test, provide references, and pay a $150 annual membership fee.

Some of the first captains/guides accepted by IGFA under their new program include Red Bailey of St. Thomas; Al Anderson, Rhode Island; Juan “Tito” Martinez and Mike Benitez, Puerto Rico; Laurie Wright, Australia; Bouncer Smith, Miami Beach; Roddy Hays, United Kingdom; Ron Hamlin, Guatemala; Gene VanderHoek, Kevin Nakamaru and Rob McGuckin, Hawaii.

Benefits available to IGFA captains/guides include:

  • Official designation as “IGFA Captain”.
  • Official IGFA Captain I.D. Card.
  • Listing in IGFA World Record Game Fishes book by area and phone number.
  • Listing on IGFA web site.
  • Listing on “GO Fish” touch screen directory in IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame & Museum.
  • Listing on IGFA Mobile – the official IGFA App for iPhones and iPads.
  • IGFA Captain decals for boat and vehicle.
  • IGFA Captain embroidered patch.
  • IGFA Captain fishing hat.
  • Referrals from IGFA when inquiries are received pertaining to the captain’s area.
  • Authorization to use IGFA Captain Logo on ads, business cards, and brochures.
  • Discounts on ads in Special Travel Section of IGFA World Record Game Fishes book (50% discount first year, 20% discount after that)
  • Five (5) free IGFA annual memberships (value $200) to give to your best clients.
  • Quarterly Captain updates from IGFA headquarters.
  • Special e-mail news on items of interest to captains who have email. (For fishery management and conservation issues)
  • 15% discount on IGFA catalog items and gift shop.
  • 10% discount on scale certification and line testing

    If you’re interested, learn more about the program here