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Forum: General Discussion Today, 07:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 632
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Tippet rings or perfection loop?

No issues with them flying off at all. They CAN slip, but only in one scenario. If you are using a tapered leader, in my case 9' 5x, I usually keep it right at the leader/fly line connection or...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range Yesterday, 01:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Waterton Canyon and Bighorn sheep

Just a guess....
The fluctuation in flows may be due to a desire to flush fire sediment out of Strontia and out of Waterton, if it's still an issue and if I have no idea if it still is. Logically,...
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 632
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Tippet rings or perfection loop?

I like the indicator tippet a lot! I have it in 2x and 3x and the only thing I would change about it would be to make the color change interval shorter.
I have used both 2mm tippet rings (Tippet...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-28-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Waterton Canyon and Bighorn sheep

I spin-fished there regularly 10-15 years ago in high school and saw numerous bike wrecks from collisions or near collisions with those oblivious sheep!
Forum: Fly Rods 07-25-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 683
Posted By sndmn11
Re: INEXPENSIVE Backup Recommendations

https://www.feather-craft.com/wecs.php?store=feacraft&action=display&target=443943
SHOULD be feathercraft's CT clearance
Forum: Fly Rods 07-25-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 520
Posted By sndmn11
Re: A beautiful rod, well priced

Maybe a slight tangent question after looking at the pictures....
I have seen several different mid priced rods with multi piece cork handles, this one included. They seem to add visual character...
Forum: Fly Rods 07-24-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 683
Posted By sndmn11
Re: INEXPENSIVE Backup Recommendations

Greys Fly Rod at Sierra Trading Post (http://www.sierratradingpost.com/s~greys-fly-rod/?perPage=96)
Sierra Trading post has Greys GS2s for $54, you might have to create an account or sign up for...
Forum: General Discussion 07-23-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 385
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Need some advice on some new line

I love the streamflex xf2 rod, GREAT choice.
I am very very happy with the airflo lines that I have, and can't really see buying anything else if paying full price. With that in mind, I voted for...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-23-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 251
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Colorado (front range) meet and fish day?

August 16/17, how does that work for everybody?
Suggestions on a river? I have a place in mind about an hour and half from Denver....
Anybody willing to car pool?
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-23-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 251
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Colorado (front range) meet and fish day?

Was thinking the best approach would be to find out how many are interested, shoot for around mid-late August, and figure out based on how many people there are and their locations what river would...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-23-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 251
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Colorado (front range) meet and fish day?

I'm assuming Saturdays or Sundays would be best for most?
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-23-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 251
Posted By sndmn11
Colorado (front range) meet and fish day?

Is there any interest in Colorado forum members organizing a get together and fish day?
I think it might be nice to meet some members here that post regularly, as well as provide a...
Forum: Fly Rods 07-23-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,786
Posted By sndmn11
Re: The Shimano Beancounters Just Wrecked Loomis

For what it is worth to your question, Loomis gives 40% off
Forum: Fly Rods 07-23-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 276
Posted By sndmn11
Re: When do you move up?

Great advice by both plecain and mike! I fished with a 2wt for several years and caught many large trout. I only felt overmatched when it was windy or when runoff was near its peak.
Ask yourself...
Forum: Fishing Rods & Outfits Classifieds 07-21-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 108
Posted By sndmn11
TFO Professional 8' 2wt

I can accept paypal if you cover the fee or a money order. Shipping will be the cheapest USPS. I can take pictures and email them if you would like.
-Temple Fork Outfitters Professional 8' 2wt, 3...
Forum: Fly Lines and Tippets etc. Classifieds 07-21-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 103
Posted By sndmn11
FS Rio 3wt, SA 2wt & 3wt, Airflo 2wt

-Airflo Super-Dri Elite WF2F Lichen Green, fished once and in perfect shape with box and spool... $55 shipped obo
-Rio Gold WF3F, moss head with yellow running line, fished a dozen or so times great...
Forum: General Discussion 07-19-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Love your dog and love fish?

Same with the older mutt's leather collar. It use to be a nice mahogany now it s a flat nearly black color.
The KOA series are essentially a clear plastic-type coated nylon webbing, the other no...
Forum: General Discussion 07-19-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 148
Posted By sndmn11
Love your dog and love fish?

Thought I would share these collars with those here who also love their dogs. Our 1yo mutt has had the brook trout since she was old enough to walk and it is by far the coolest collar I have seen. ...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-19-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 428
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Artificial Flies and Lures Only

The best thing to do is to put the non-emergency phone number for the sheriffs office of the counties you frequent in your phone. In Colorado, title 33 give any peace officer the authority to arrest...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-17-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 341
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Golden CO area report

NickJ, did you get married at the Castle that is just upstream of those pictures?
Rick, I love the pictures from Saturday, did you only land browns while you were here?
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-16-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 825
Posted By sndmn11
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-14-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 825
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Uncrowded Fishing spots near Denver Metro?

That's awesome! Thanks for sharing that picture and the brookie from the previous page.
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-14-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 825
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Uncrowded Fishing spots near Denver Metro?

OH MY! Were you able to spot that trout before your drift or was it a complete surprise?
Forum: Fly Rods 07-14-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 678
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Free Rod

Would they be willing to order your Radian from the custom shop?
Scott Fly Rods - Scott Custom Shop (http://www.scottcustomshop.com/)
That is my "someday" rod!
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-14-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 825
Posted By sndmn11
Re: Uncrowded Fishing spots near Denver Metro?

Not a joke at all, and it could be something of interest to Agate or it could not be, only he can decide. I can see how my post could be interpreted as a joke, malicious, or snarky, however, my...
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