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Forum: Fly Reels 08-19-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 356
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Orvis C.F.O.

I have never owned a cfo but have looked at them for awhile,classic,beautiful looking reel.As far as abel making them now,they will only get better.:thumbsup:
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-17-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 610
Posted By winstonwt
Exclamation Re: Best private water Colorado

Bar zx ranch,near paonia.WOW
Forum: Fly Reels 08-16-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 513
Posted By winstonwt
Talking Re: Ross CLA or Lamson Konic/Guru?

You should like it,i have a guru2 and a litespeed2,the litespeed hard alox is incredibly light and my favorite.
Forum: Fly Reels 08-16-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 513
Posted By winstonwt
Talking Re: Ross CLA or Lamson Konic/Guru?

I have to disagree with you tedwin183,the ross cla is just about what a plain,simple reel looks like,a bunch of round holes,no reel design there.
Forum: Fly Reels 08-15-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 513
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: Ross CLA or Lamson Konic/Guru?

Guru,their conical drag system is really good.
Forum: General Discussion 08-13-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 579
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Likes and dislikes

Yikes your friend is 100% correct,i lived in bayfield for 6 years visiting the san juan about 3 times,featureless,hot,crowded and he's right about the driftboats.
Forum: Other Gear 08-13-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 218
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Wading Staff Care and Maintenance

I have had my folstaf for about 15 years,nothing better out there.:worthy:
Forum: Fly Lines 08-12-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 251
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Streamer line for Hardy Zenith 9' #4?

I run rio sink tip on my hardy demon reel on one of three spools that used to come with it.
Forum: Fly Rods 08-12-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 856
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Input needed on new 5wt :)

I have not cast the gvx I own 6 Winston high end models, but what I have read about it people seem to like it. I am waiting:thumbup: to hear more about the nexus.
Forum: Fly Rods 08-12-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 856
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: Input needed on new 5wt :)

I agree with k9mark cast as many or the ones you are interested in.Now the big problem with testing rods is not in the parking lot,the rods need to be casted on a pond,lake or river to properly load...
Forum: The Lodge Den 08-06-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,317
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: Favorite Movie

Steve McQueen-Le mans,bullitt,James garner,grand prix.
Forum: Fly Lines 08-03-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 360
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Making my own leader

Pick up the latest issue of fly fishing and tying magazine.Dave whitlock explains it all,the why and why not you should make your own leader.The knots catch in the guides and when it drifts it will...
Forum: News & articles for discussion 08-01-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: Tom Morgan on CBS News

The man Tom Morgan,watching it brings tears to my eyes,thanks for sharing.
Forum: General Discussion 07-30-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 662
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Rods you now regret selling...

Always said I would never sell my sage 590sp,590xp,590ll all 2 pc. but I found their equals in Winston rods.:thmbup:
Forum: Other Gear 07-27-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,088
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: felt sole controversy

I have 2 pair of simms boots with the star cleats on them,I left behind felt soles about 6 years ago and have not looked back.Felt soles are the absolute worse things to wear on snow and muddy...
Forum: Fly Rods 07-20-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,190
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Scott vs. Winston

My rebuttals and discussions end here,I will not respond with someone who thinks they know how a fly rod should be designed and built better than the rod designers.
Forum: Fly Rods 07-20-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,190
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Scott vs. Winston

That is the farthest thing from the truth that I have ever seen written on this forum about Winston,It;s a shame that someone does not know what there talking about,and the worse thing about that...
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,468
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: Say wot??? $89.95?

I use rio and Cortland on my 9 reels,your kidding yourself if you don't think there is a big difference between cheap lines and quality lines.
Forum: Fly Reels 07-18-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,998
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Reels from China :-) on eBay

You get what you pay for.When you use this Chinese reel start counting how many fish you are going to lose because of poor quality.
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,468
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Say wot??? $89.95?

Did we forget about the sharkskin line at $99.95 when it came out,i'll stick with what I use.How many of you fell for that one.
Forum: General Discussion 07-15-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 586
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Laces vs BOA

Laces for me ,never a problem:worthy:
Forum: Fly Reels 07-13-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,395
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Abel vs. Hatch Debate

I own a super3n and a super4 abel,both in the green color that just about matches my Winston rods perfectly,paid 368.00 for the 3n,250.00 for the super4,bought on ebay,the super 4 is brand new,the 3n...
Forum: Fly Rods 07-12-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,136
Posted By winstonwt
Re: The Shimano Beancounters Just Wrecked Loomis

Chicagojohn have you tried the b3sx for saltwater.
Forum: Fly Rods 07-12-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,237
Posted By winstonwt
Forum: Fly Rods 07-11-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By winstonwt
Re: 4 Wt BIIIx and BIIt for Missoula? (Rock Creek)

I have to agree with comeonavs,the 6 rods I carry are all winstons,5 and 6wts,all for different fishing situations.You catch a large one on a 4wt and your chances of landing the fish in a timely...
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