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Old 04-08-2013, 08:23 PM
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Default Re: How far could you cast with these set ups?

Originally Posted by river19 View Post
Here's my question......when you guys practice casting.....are you just throwing your normal rig with a common fly? No fly? Leader and all?
Good to meet another new caster! I have been doing a lot of experimenting with flies of all weights. When I cast in the grass I throw a bait hook with the hook cut off and a piece of yarn. Its like a lightly weighted fly. The biggest thing that I have played around with is leaders. I have tied like 100 and am just now getting some formulas that I like. I have found that the final tippet and weight of the fly is a very important thing to get right.
Good luck.!
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