Blue Marlin Mounts by King Sailfish Mounts.
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Blue Marlin. A migratory and pelagic species, Blue Marlin occur in tropical and warm oceanic temperate waters. It is found in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. Blue Marlin apparently grow larger in the Pacific. All giant marlins are females and male blues rarely reach over 300 pounds. The pectoral fins of the blue marlin are not rigid, and can be folded against the side of the body, opposed to the rigid fins of the black marlin. There are no spots on the fins. A powerful and aggressive fighter, Blue Marlin run long and hard, sound deep and leap high into the air with seemingly unexhaustable strength. Nearly all sportfishermen release blue marlin alive and unharmed, and choose a release mount to commemorate that once-in-a-lifetime experience. Info courtesy of the International Game Fish Association. For additional information on at billfish and marine conservation, check out The Billfish Foundation at www.billfish.org. Do your part to support catch and release.
Blue Marlin Mounts are available online from King Sailfish Mounts. King Sailfish individually crafts finely detailed mounted fish by hand, one-at-a-time. Every reproduction is airbrushed to resemble that species' most vivid and striking color patterns. Initially formed to promote the release of local Atlantic sailfish, King Sailfish continues to be the leader in marine conservation--now offering all sizes and species of gamefish release mounts, including the Blue Marlin.
The Eye! The single most important visual aspect of the blue marlin mount is the eye. The eye of the blue marlin has a piercing look which you can actually "feel". This must be replicated in order for the mount to look authentic.
Blue Marlin Replica Fish Mounts by King Sailfish Mounts....setting The Standard for Excellence.
Half-Sided Blue Marlin Replica. Also referred to as "Low Profile" or "Half-Sided Fish Mounts", only the front side of the mount is produced, thus eliminating the labor and material costs associated with producing the back side of the mount. Only one size is available (89-inches) and custom painting is not available. (go to Half-Sided Blue Marlin).
Complimentary Release Certificates are available Online. Go to our "Log-In-Your-Catch" page and enter your catch data in the required fields.....then download, print and frame!
...see Blue Marlin Miniatures ($59.99 w/free shipping!)
...see Blue Marlin Trophies ($169.00 to $599.00)
BLUE MARLIN MOUNTS:
Artist Note: Many of the Blue Marlin Mounts shown here were painted according to a photograph. This explains the differences you may see in the coloration.
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