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Forum: General Discussion 03-13-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,693
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Stickers and your Fishmobile

No stickers for me. The thing I worry about is someone stealing my fishing spot.

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Forum: General Discussion 03-06-2015, 06:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 378
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Tactics for blown out or muddy creeks?

Actually, because the light travels through the water and back out for your vision to pick it up, in the water visibility is twice as far as the depth you see.

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Forum: The Lodge Den 02-26-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 64
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Llamas on the llose

well...you made me laugh. Who knew those beasts were so illusive?

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Forum: The Lodge Den 02-26-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 20,745
Views: 338,680
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: new one word

munimula >>> earthling
Forum: Fly Rods 02-26-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 597
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Thomas & Thomas 9' 6wt

" I realize I'm like the 16 year old with a learners permit, buying a Porsche. Right now I'm thinking I'd rather have one or two really good rod/reels than 6 or 7. But you know how that goes!"
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Forum: The Lodge Den 02-22-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 20,745
Views: 338,680
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: new one word

clever >>> girl
Forum: The Lodge Den 02-21-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 20,745
Views: 338,680
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: new one word

whoopin's >>> Peterson
Forum: The Lodge Den 02-20-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 20,745
Views: 338,680
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: new one word

privy >>> amazing
Forum: The Lodge Den 02-19-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 160
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: HBD planettrout

70? Darn, I'll never catch up! Happy Birthday.

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Forum: The Lodge Den 02-17-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 20,745
Views: 338,680
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: new one word

flake>>>arrowhead

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Forum: Fly Rods 02-16-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Diamondback Glass rods?????

Diamondback sold to Cortland in 2007 and Cortland made them for a while but discontinued sometime before 2009. In 2011 Cortland brought back Diamondback with offshore production but they have since...
Forum: Great Lakes Region 02-10-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 159
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Anyone Been Fishing the new MN winter Season?

Most recent info I have is from February 6 - MNDNR lists Whitewater, South Branch of the Root, Beaver Creek and Forestville as being clear and normal. Another Forum I look at also indicates good...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-20-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 782
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: 3wt for small streams, dry flies and swinging wets.

I fish the MN driftless and enjoy my 7'2" C Barclay 3wt glass rod. It is perfect for drys and wets. I use Rio Gold 3wtf line on it.

The Driftless Angler in Viroqua carries them on occasion or...
Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Books

Not knowing where you are:


See this image
Hatch Guide for Upper Midwest Streams


See this image
Hatch Guide for Western Streams
Forum: General Discussion 12-22-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 231
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: welcome to the world a new fly fisher

Congratulations, well done!

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Forum: News & articles for discussion 12-15-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 203
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Michigan's U.P. Mine

Maybe if upper management were held personally financially responsible for clean up there would be a little more caution.

There is an idea - instead of paying ceos 1000x the average wage earner of...
Forum: Fly Rods 12-14-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Really vintage cortland fly rod

Patience grasshopper. Sometimes it takes a couple of days before information rolls in.

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Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,284
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: What is the worst fly fishing commercial or movie scene?

Not really the worst, it is meant to be funny; but the trout being pulled out of the water by line meant to simulate jumping is pretty odd. The set up is William Powell is a city slicker/smooth...
Forum: The Lodge Den 12-02-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 685
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: A question about knives.

Some of you may be interested in this:

Schrade: TWO SMEDY Automatic Knives - CLOSEOUT - KnivesShipFree (http://www.knivesshipfree.com/schrade-two-smedy-automatic-knives-closeout/)

As he...
Forum: General Discussion 12-01-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 338
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: fly line stretching

I do this two or three times whenever I go fishing.

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Forum: News & articles for discussion 12-01-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Another mining issue now in MN

I am not opposed to extracting minerals from the earth - just how the waste is disposed of. 40+ years ago I worked for US Steel on an ore boat plying the Great Lakes; mostly from Two Harbors...
Forum: General Discussion 11-30-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 372
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Fishing Field Notes

I will say no as well - but thanks for the invite.

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Forum: News & articles for discussion 11-30-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 248
Posted By BigJim2x
Another mining issue now in MN

Rockriver got me thinking about the mining proposals in MN. Two companies, three mines in an environmentally sensitive area.

Sulfide Mining in Minnesota *|* Mining Truth...
Forum: The Lodge Den 11-29-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 212
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: Well, I did it again...

Mega dittos to all thats been said. Congratulations!

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Forum: General Discussion 11-29-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 349
Posted By BigJim2x
Re: 1st post

I just wanted to add to the thread, welcome.

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