Blue Water Hunting and Freediving - Digital Version 1 - Page 192

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Ian Brown with his world record narrow barred spanish mackerel
preferred target for use in less-thanperfect conditions classic kill shot area gut cavity
Because of their soft flesh and large gut cavity , mackerel can be lost if the shot is not well placed . When close , aim for the classic kill shot area ; otherwise aim for the firm muscle midway between the dorsal and ventral fins , at the base of the tail .