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Old 10-01-2011, 03:06 PM
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Default Re: Better nymphing....need tips

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Originally Posted by Jackster View Post
Make sure you are getting those bugs deep enough. You can sometimes feel the rig ticking bottom. If you aren't getting hung up or lose a fly on occasion you're not deep enough.
exactly right set the hook on everything, you should set the hook 3/4 of the time on nothing. After a false set let it keep drifting don't assume you screwed up the whole drift. Also use a "anchor" fly with extra weight to get the dropper fly down to the proper depth.
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