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J.D.'s Big Game Fishing Tackle

406 South Bayfront
Balboa Island, CA 92662
Phone (949)723-0883
Fax (949)723-0810
Toll Free: 1(800)660-5030

Lat 33.33:327 / Log 117.53:925

On-Line Shopping Catalog

All orders received will be treated just as if the customer were to present him or herself directly to our retail store located on Balboa Island, Newport Bay California.  Credit Card security is of utmost importance and will never be compromised or misused.  All orders will be billed as actually goods shipped unless otherwise specified.  Custom orders and personalization require pre-payment.  Drop ship orders may require an additional minimal charge from distributor.  Please feel free to discuss any comments or suggestions, we wish you the best of fishing - JD

Phone Orders

We accept all phone orders. Our toll free number is 1-800-660-5030. We accept VISA and MASTERCARD. When paying by check, all orders must be mailed. Checks may require ten (10) working days to clear. PLEASE, NO C.O.D.'s. Thank you.

Shipping & Handling

We ship United Parcel Service within 24 hours whenever possible. Most shipments delivered within Southern California arrive in two (2) days. If necessary, U.P.S. Guaranteed NEXT DAY, 2nd DAY, or 3rd DAY SERVICE is available. Shipments to Hawaii go 2nd Day Service. All shipping charges are buyer's responsibility.

International Shipments

We welcome all overseas orders. Shipping cost will depend on items ordered, size and weight. DHL Worldwide, FedEx, or U.S. Mail are the freight carriers we use. Please give phone or fax number so that we can inform you of correct shipping charges and expected time of delivery. Payment by credit card is suggested so that exchange rates are accurately made. Duty and any other import taxes are not prepaid.

Back Orders

In the event that we are temporarily out of stock, we will ship partial shipment and refund you the balance. We will also ask for authorization to back-order the remainder, (please give daytime phone number). Sorry it happens, but the season's short, and many handmade items require that extra amount of time. J.D.'s will pay freight on any item(s) back-ordered.

Checking of Orders - Returns

Errors, shortages and damaged merchandise must be reported within thirty (30) days. an authorization is required for returns.

I'm the guy that double checks and signs every order that leaves here. If you ever have a problem, make  sure you talk to me. I'm the owner, J.D.


No liability is assumed by J.D.'s Big Game Fishing Tackle for damage and/or injury resulting from use of products supplied by this company. Customers use at their own risk.

Shipping & Insurance

A $5.00 charge will be assessed on all orders shipped within the continental 48 states. Second day, third day, and next day deliveries are available at the current rate. Additional freight charges may be applied to bulky or heavy items. International shipping charges are based on D.I.M. (Dimensional Charged Weight)

Marine Radio

For yachts traveling the Eastern Pacific, J.D.'s Big Game Tackle monitors 12A (12,353) on  the S.S.B. Marine Radio, daylight hours. Call letters: WHG-804 J.D.'s Tackle, VHF CH 71


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Prices subject to change without notice. All prices F.O.B. Point of Shipment. Your satisfaction is guaranteed. Thank you for your order and good luck! STORE HOURS:10 A.M. to SUNSET, SEVEN DAYS A WEEK. PHONE ORDERS: 24 HOURS