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Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions Yesterday, 10:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Adams, PARACHUTE Adams and PARACHUTE BWO

I had a moment of insanity at the fly shop and bought 3 cards of Tiemco Aero-Dry I use for the posts. I have Pink, Orange and yellow. I use pink on Adams, Yellow on BWO and make a sherbert mix for...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions Yesterday, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Adams, PARACHUTE Adams and PARACHUTE BWO

All parachute all hi vis, all the time.

I even tie a parachute adams/BWO/pmd on a curved scud hook with a Antron tail to have it give more of a tweener stage look. Body and tail hang low in the...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 08-25-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 116
Posted By comeonavs
Re: WTT: Regal Revolution w/ Traditional Jaws...

Craig you are worse than me, ideas turn in to action in under 24 hours.


Glad to see you on here, hope all is well.
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-25-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Silverton, CO--Where to fish?

Welcome to the forum, glad to have another front ranger on here.

I've only fished the Animas in Durango but it runs all the way up to Silverton through the most beautiful country I've ever seen....
Forum: General Discussion 08-25-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 235
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Simm's Rivertread

Both

1-pair with carbide, great traction

1-pair with aluminum, shop raves about them. This Saturday will be my second day on them, but the first day they worked well. A guide I trust a lot said...
Forum: Fly Rods 08-25-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 173
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Orvis Superfine Touch: What size?

All due respect to dissenting opinions but I see no problem having a fast and slow rod in same config for varying reasons.

My quiver for example

376-4 ZXL compliments 3710-3 TXl

389-4 circa...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-25-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 817
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Northgate Canyon

Awesome thank you

Well hopefully it clears up, so the dozens of dries I tied get put to use
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 08-25-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By comeonavs
Re: No CO Fishing East of I25

Ive only driven out and looked at the Platte North of Longmont and East of I-25. Basically every access point I saw was private land and I have heard it doesn't hold fish out that way. I don't know...
Forum: Wanted/Swap Classifieds 08-24-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 232
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Wanted: Norvise system

Please do let us know

Just for the record my wife just dropped a F-bomb on me, called me a stubborn SOB, pain in the arse.....:eek:

All because I said I am going to save my Christmas money my...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-24-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 161
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Dry flies

Are you looking for stillwater or stream fishing ?

I love RMNP for dry fly fishing, the dry action is always great up there through September.

Size 18 parachute adams is my go to up there and...
Forum: Fly Reels 08-24-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 459
Posted By comeonavs
Re: New 4 wt. reel considerations ?

I have been trying not to chime in on the "what should I buy" threads lately.

I have several Ross Evolution II and they are great, you really can't go wrong with them. I also have the Nautilus FWX...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 08-24-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 3,875
Views: 182,429
Posted By comeonavs
Re: What have you been tying today?

Ha , me and two buddies are going on a day trip to Wyoming, so 6 each. WE make an annual trek up there usually leaving at 4:00 AM getting back at 9:00 PM. It is our annual tradition, and now that I...
Forum: Wanted/Swap Classifieds 08-24-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 232
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Wanted: Norvise system

The only reason I know is I did the same exercise as you the other night. I couldn't find it to save my life. Then was looking at the FAQ for something else and there it was. Some web designers...
Forum: Wanted/Swap Classifieds 08-23-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 232
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Wanted: Norvise system

Straight form the NorVise website FAQ, the board he sells measure 14x18. So it looks like 16" from vise mount to the other mount hole. Probably leaves about 11-12" from tip of vise jaws to bobbin...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 08-23-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 3,875
Views: 182,429
Posted By comeonavs
Re: What have you been tying today?

Well in between picking up dog doo-doo, mowing the yard, trimming the edges, weekend costco run, dusting, vacuuming and laundry I still tied up (sorry no pics today)

qty 18 TarHeel Caddis, Size 14...
Forum: General Discussion 08-23-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 398
Posted By comeonavs
Re: High end ultra light rod

I have the Circa 389-4 and absolutely love it. I also have the TXL-F 1710-4. If I were in your spot I would opt for the TXL-f , just my humble opinion as I've had a medium action 1wt before and hated...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-22-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 817
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Northgate Canyon

Heading to Northgate canyon next weekend. Anyone been there lately, North Park Anglers fishing report is quite generic.

I have just about finished my box of smalls for me and my buddies for this...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 08-22-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 188
Posted By comeonavs
Re: FS - Abel Big Game 0 Reel

Oh you are evil, that would compliment my 376 ZXL so well....

Someone else please grab this as I am brooooooooooke
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 08-21-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3,875
Views: 182,429
Posted By comeonavs
Re: What have you been tying today?

Looking good PonyCarMan,

Impressive for only a few weeks on the vice/vise
Forum: General Discussion 08-21-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 617
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Tippet Ring Knot

Clinch knot on both ring and fly

The only thing I do different with tippet rings, and I will get it out of the way because it could be the dumbest theory ever.

If I plan on using 6x tippet, I...
Forum: The Lodge Den 08-20-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 692
Posted By comeonavs
Re: The Slow Demise of "Honor..."

Sorry to hear it Jerry

I agree with it has to do with the way kids are raised and society is these days. I grew up with a father who never physically abused us but to say we got the belt 10,000x...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-20-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 399
Posted By comeonavs
Re: North Platte Grey Reef Fishing????

North Platte fly shop just posted a video blog/report for grey reef / mile in Facebook today. I didn't watch it but it is there...check it out
Forum: Fly Rods 08-20-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 512
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Opinions on 3wt rods

Thanks Mojo

I am saving my nickels for the January Denver fly show, either gonna grab the 10' ICON in 3wt to go with my 4wt or get it in a 5wt since I don't have any of those
Forum: Fly Rods 08-20-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 512
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Opinions on 3wt rods

Don't ask me I'm a sucker for a 3wt. Over the last 4 years have bought and loved all the below (cheapest to priciest)

St Croix Avid 379-4
Elkhorn traveler II 376-4
Sage Launch 386-4
Sage TXL...
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,260
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Pro deals for guides?

When I rana golf shop / taught / custom fit, it was amazing how many times a simple

"I play those"
I've hit these"
"Man I want to buy these"

Led directly to a consumer grabbing their wallet....
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