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Forum: The Tenkara Forum Threads 10-07-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,173
Posted By neversink
Re: Enjoying the simplicity on a budget. Possible?

I wouldn't say furled or taper-line tenkara is any easier than level-line tenkara. They are distinct technique much like wet fly and dry fly are.

Level-line is more contemporary style for people...
Forum: The Tenkara Forum Threads 10-07-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,173
Posted By neversink
Re: Enjoying the simplicity on a budget. Possible?

I haven't been back to the forum for sometimes and the first thing popped into my eyes are Tenkara? Very cool! :cool:

From the pserspective of a Japanese angler growing up with both tenkara and...
Forum: How to Spey Cast - Technique and Advice 06-03-2012, 06:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By neversink
Re: Range: 16-17 feet and 12/13wt

Hi Allan,

I commented on your Paine thread.
Wondeful choice!
Forum: Fly Rods 06-03-2012, 06:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By neversink
Re: Payne 95 Taper

Allan,

It's a beauty and perfect choice for your next visit to Japan's mountain creeks:)

And here is little cheeky question.
Have you lifted your ban on bamboo then?
Forum: How to Spey Cast - Technique and Advice 06-03-2012, 03:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By neversink
Re: Range: 16-17 feet and 12/13wt

> swirlchaser & Hardyreels

Thanks for the pointer. I'll contact Dave for this subject.
Surf is still very experimental and rod blanks keep evolving.

I found one rod maker in Japan, K-bullet,...
Forum: How to Spey Cast - Technique and Advice 06-02-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By neversink
Range: 16-17 feet and 12/13wt

Not sure this will fit within "saltwater" or "spey", but I'm looking for someone with experience on 16-17 feet rod that casts 12/13wt shooting head.

I have been fly fishing surf/estuary in the...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 05-02-2011, 05:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,005
Posted By neversink
Re: Kaufmann's closes

Very sad to see good store goes away...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 04-02-2011, 05:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

2 April, 3 weeks past the major quake.
28K dead or missing. Refugees are down to 170K excluding ones stack near Fukushima Plant.

We still get mild (sorry that's when you get used to it, for we...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-24-2011, 12:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Smile Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Hi Friends,

Prayer in any form is absolutely helpful on top be being American tax payers who are supporting Operation Tomodachi and task force sent for nuclear power plant accidents.

I pray...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-20-2011, 06:02 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Panic in Tokyo has come down to mild level, as Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant is becoming stabilized slowly. People are still upset deep down though, but at least we all share the sense of safety and...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-19-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

This is where my relatives live, Hachinohe.
Disaster struck as earthquake and tsunami to Hachinohe, yet it is considered "lightly damaged" in comparison to heavier disaster area for "only" few...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-16-2011, 02:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Smile Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Hi Guys,

I now have to re-engage with lots of projects got stack in my work and help other family to get by this tough time. So I'l move on to Facebook mostly, because I could update via my...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-16-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

1. Operation Tomodachi Update

2 x C-130, presumably full of US Marines, successfully landed hard on devastated Sendai Airport:) Marines will clear off debris and establish strong supply outpost...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-15-2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Thanks again guys for staying with us.
(It's still shaking as I type this, which we sort of got used to:)

There are great amount of criticism and pessimism. From NY Times telling GE's design was...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-15-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Measurement for radiation exposure measured by SV (Sievert):

1 SV = 1,000 mili SV = 1,000,000 micro SV

A) It takes 1 SV to cause 5% fatility.
B) 0.1 or 100 mili SV is the allowence for 1...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-15-2011, 03:22 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

For better understading of geography of heavy disaster area in North East Japan (or Tohoku region).
Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant is located about 240km north east of Tokyo with 2 states and...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-14-2011, 07:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Thanks everyone!

Now it's Day 5 and international community in Tokyo has calmed down a lot.
Nuclear power plant trouble have done more damage in psychology than in physical reality. There have...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-13-2011, 06:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Re: Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Please follow credible source. Your troops bring Associated Press. NHK broadcasts with much openess.

50K Japanese troops, 2,500 policemen, 1,100 fire & rescue squads, 200 medical teams, and...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 03-13-2011, 03:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,998
Posted By neversink
Angry Fly Fisherman in Japan Earthquake

Hi All,

It's day 3 since big earth quake hit the entire Eastern region of Japan.
It hit the northern regions, trout land, the hardest.
Pacific states of Iwate, Miyagi, and Fukushima are hit hard...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 01-12-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,364
Posted By neversink
Re: Tenkara

Tenkara for wamrwater fish!
Never thought of that, but it surely blew off my mind especially when
I see someone using that against peacock bass.
Lake Wilson, is it?
Forum: General Discussion 12-07-2010, 08:57 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,139
Posted By neversink
Re: Where Would You Live? Fly Angler's Lifeplan

Wow... so many great response!

If I ever get a billion, I promise I'll start my own seafood restaurant inn named something like "Papa" and give fly anglers good free drink from all over the world....
Forum: General Discussion 12-02-2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,139
Posted By neversink
Question Where Would You Live? Fly Angler's Lifeplan

One day, my boss asked me, "What would you do, if you have a billion dollars?" I said I'd paint my old Volvo, buy big enough house and a boat, buy cool clothes and bags for my wife, put education...
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 04-29-2010, 10:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,102
Posted By neversink
Re: Bonefishing in Belize

Hi Allan,

Nice seeing you in action for bonefish!
If you consider soaking your fly rod in salty water in Japan, please let me know:)

Japanese seabass, similar to snook, all year in Tokyo Bay....
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 03-23-2010, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 895
Posted By neversink
Re: Ross Flystik

Good call! I have 6wt and 8wt of Flystik.

6wt with floating line for trout in lake's shallow, panfish, and light saltwater.
I abused it for a full year and now it's in repair. Tip broke when...
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 01-16-2010, 02:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,082
Posted By neversink
Re: Life is a Beach - Fly Fishing in Surf

Fish in front of wave?
I haven't thought about that.

That must be one hell of a game!
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