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Forum: Fly Rod Building 08-23-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 238
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Old Spinning rod into a Fly Rod

How funny, Rip Tide, that you'd remember that! Yes, a good many years ago we were challenged to build a serviceable fly rod, from a spinning rod ... for under $25! And, proved it can be done very...
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 615
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Best hip, waist, or sling pack for under $60?

I do agree. I'd rather pay once this price than have to replace the lesser object four or five times over my use span.
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 615
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Best hip, waist, or sling pack for under $60?

OK ... yes, I know you said $60 ... BUT ... Those guys are all hard cased, or bulky, or strung aaround your neck (choking). This one from Filson is soft, lightweight, and rides in front or in back....
Forum: General Discussion 06-29-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,620
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Fly fishing tattoo

HA! All the way to page 4 before nickj mentions anything about PAIN!!! Those suckers really hurt!!!
Do I have one? No. I have a chemo port that gets accessed far too often. I have said that if...
Forum: General Discussion 05-20-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 366
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Anyone have any info on this old fly rod?

Or ... give this a check out.
fiberglass fly rods / Heddon (http://fiberglass-fly-rods.pbworks.com/w/page/5182985/Heddon)
Forum: Fly Rod Building 04-26-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: CFR Donation Epic 4wt.

Beautiful! Absolutely beautiful!
Forum: The Lodge Den 04-24-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 735
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: The Bennett Springs Thread;

stlskyline ... make no assumptions about me. If you have questions of this old woman, ask me. You'll get a straight, non-trolled answer. But, if you don't want to hear the truth .... don't ask. ...
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 807
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: What is the best bug spray/repellant?

And a really, really simple technique .... a dryer sheet in the shirt pocket or under your hat. Don't know why the bugs don't like them, I'm just glad they do!! And for ticks ... if you're not...
Forum: General Discussion 03-31-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,111
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Stream rules: rant content... beware.

How in the world did I miss this post the first time through??!!?? Fascinating!

Being a feeble old woman (yah ... right! don't provoke me!) I've been walked over many times. My response varies...
Forum: Fly Rod Building 03-28-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Spring?

Darn, I wish there was a way to say "Liked" more than only one time!! Beautiful builds!! Keep 'em coming!!

*oh, petee? Sorry you're only going to hit 75 today! You could add together
ALL the...
Forum: Fly Rod Building 03-28-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Spring?

Accckkkkkk!!! :eek:
Forum: Fly Rod Building 03-28-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By Auntie Em
Spring?

After a terribly, horrible end to winter, and moving on to a crazy spring...it must be spring .... we had tornados around us yesterday!! ... I am in desperate need of seeing a new rod build!! Someone...
Forum: General Discussion 02-14-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 860
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Awesome news today

FFFM.....you need venture a wee bit further south than cabelas ... no there is nothing wrong with our cabelas!!!!... BUT ... we have an incredible independent store with K&K Flyfishers just off 87th...
Forum: The Lodge Den 02-07-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 254
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: OT- Need spinning advice

Or .... have the guys at the fishing counter put it on for you!! HA! ;)

Enjoy his fishing! YOu can always fish next to him with your fly rod. Figuring it won't be too long in the process till...
Forum: The Lodge Den 02-07-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 544
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: You just won a trip, where are you going?

Might should you all check with Kate, too? :rolleyes:

Oh, wait a minute ... this is an "only in your dreams" thing isn't it ......
Forum: The Lodge Den 02-06-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 544
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: You just won a trip, where are you going?

Anywhere?? Oh, man .....
Waiting till it warms up just a wee bit....
Southeast corner of Wyoming.
1. 6' fiberglass rod
2. furled leader
3. small smooth bodied caddis

Let the dreams begin!
Forum: General Discussion 02-05-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,403
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: A strange question to ask

All the little hairs on the back of my neck stood on end when I read this post. I so wanted to be wrong. The intuition built into a Mom can sometimes (though not terribly often) be slower (from...
Forum: Fly Rod Building 01-30-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 647
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Go, Bruins

He looks so serious for someone that young!! Great rod ... fantastic picture, but ....

GO, WHO????????
Forum: Fly Rod Building 01-16-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Custom Rod Bags (socks)

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d14/gmahiney/JOHNSBAMBOO.jpg (http://s32.photobucket.com/user/gmahiney/media/JOHNSBAMBOO.jpg.html)

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d14/gmahiney/P1010001-2.jpg...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 01-12-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,069
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Anyone ever deal with newtyer1

Makes me throw up just a little bit in my mouth (:eek:) when I see a reference to newtyer1! So afraid he's found his way out from behind where ever he's slunk to.
And he's not the only one! Be...
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-07-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,671
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: What's your wallpaper?

http://i32.photobucket.com/albums/d14/gmahiney/P7100724_zps32aa9357.jpg (http://s32.photobucket.com/user/gmahiney/media/P7100724_zps32aa9357.jpg.html)

If you know where this is ... you're very...
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-04-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 312
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: I'll be back here in a few days!

Yay, you!!!!! Great news ... well, all except the walking in to walls part!! Glad to see you posting again!

The heavy lifting goes for snow, too!! No shoveling for you this weekend when you get...
Forum: The Lodge Den 12-24-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 312
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: I'll be back here in a few days!

Merry Christmas, Mike. Sounds like one wonderful Christmas present! Thoughts and prayers are with you, throughout this ordeal. You'll do well!!!

Auntie Em (my Christmas gift 4 years ago, was to...
Forum: Fly Rod Building 12-16-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 785
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Batson Forecast F865-4DB blank and Rec recoil guides?

Is it a bad break (like there are "good" breaks!)? Is it repairable? At least to a state of rod usability? Maybe not something you'd throw for precision, but still usable as a fun rod?
If there...
Forum: Fly Rod Building 12-11-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,359
Posted By Auntie Em
Re: Ebay Glass

And you didn't tell me about these blanks??? :eek: I'm crushed!!!!

Very nice build. It'll be fun to get it out on the water!
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