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Old 12-16-2011, 08:41 PM
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Default Re: how is casting distance measured?....

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Originally Posted by littledavid123 View Post
I brought back Ards thread on how far can you cast, interesting read.

With my limited casting distance after fly fishing for one year, I firmly believe that anyone who says they can cast over 80 feet is counting the back stroke...

Dave
It's timing Dave.
And a good double haul.
And line to match your rod.

This was an 80' cast with a McFarland 5w parabolic glass rod and Sharkskin line.
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Letting the rod do the work. You can see the 100' tape towards the bottom of the picture.
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