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Forum: General Discussion 06-06-2014, 08:23 PM
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Re: Smith Chromapop?

My eyes are blue
Forum: General Discussion 06-06-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,407
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Smith Chromapop?

Okay. So I bought a pair of the backdrop browns today and I'm taking them back tomorrow. I wore them on two different occasions today and we have sunny conditions today. I'm not sure what it was, but...
Forum: General Discussion 06-05-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,407
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Smith Chromapop?

So when you say they are "pretty scratch resistant", does that mean you've still put some tiny scratches on them or you've had them in situations where they should have been scratched but came out...
Forum: General Discussion 06-03-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 921
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Walkie Talkies

I have the motorola ms350r and love them. Great distance on the Ausable which is a very winding river with lots of interference with all the trees. They float also when you use the rechargeable...
Forum: General Discussion 06-03-2014, 04:46 PM
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Views: 220
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Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,325
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Headlamps?

Another very happy Black Diamond owner here. I have had two Spots. One I lost and then replaced it. They are EXCELLENT headlamps for not that much money. I am kind of a flashlight nut for some reason...
Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2013, 01:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 891
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Automatic wristwatch durability for fly fishing....

Is yours an automatic movement or quartz? And do you not hammer because of the "shake" or because of worry about hitting the watch?

I'm like you. I don't want to take a watch like this off my...
Forum: General Discussion 12-06-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 891
Posted By maccadon3000
Automatic wristwatch durability for fly fishing....

Hi everyone. I loved the wristwatch thread and this is an offshoot. I just purchased an Omega Seamaster Pro with automatic movement. Now, I know that Quartz is a more durable movement due to less...
Forum: General Discussion 09-08-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,139
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Do Abels scratch easily?

Wow guys. Thanks for all of the amazing responses. Most of my reels are pretty scratch resistant and look almost brand new(couple San Miguels, couple Finatics, a couple of MacKnzies and an Evolution)...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,139
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Do Abels scratch easily?

Thanks for the advise. Lol. I've got over 50 shows on my iPhone not to mention the Archive.org app that gives me plenty of music. :thumbsupu

So, any other reviews of the durability of Abel...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,139
Posted By maccadon3000
Do Abels scratch easily?

Hi all. I'm considering buying an Abel Super 4n in the Grateful Dead finish (came into a little money). If I spend $800 on a line holder, though, I'm going to use the heck out of it and not set it...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 919
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Sea Eagle Frameless Pontoon

I own one and use it primarily for still water, but I think it handles pretty well on moving water. I really have nothing to compare it to, as its the only watercraft I have ever owned, but I love...
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 633
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: If you dunk your fly box, are your flies ruined?

Just wanted to thank you all for your responses. They were very much appreciated.
Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 633
Posted By maccadon3000
If you dunk your fly box, are your flies ruined?

Last summer my fly box that holds my "little bit of everything" selection and is really the only fly box I use, was filled with water when my pack became submerged. I dried them completley when i got...
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,532
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: favorite food to take with you on the stream?

After finding out the hard way what things melt, smush or get ruined by the elements, the things I always have with me are:

Water- and lots of it
Sunflower seeds
Beef Jerkey
Bourbon

and for...
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 544
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Fly Rod Tip Stiffness and Tippet Breakage

I bought a sage one last year because it cast great in the parking lot and I got a great deal on it. It was my first fast action rod, as i have only used SPs, LLs or bamboo. I then took it out...
Forum: General Discussion 01-15-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 590
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: From the front page of Yahoo....

I've been to Robbie's also and the back story is a fish was hurt by a propeller, left for a season and came back with friends. And while many people let them bite their hands , the problem with this...
Forum: General Discussion 01-14-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 590
Posted By maccadon3000
From the front page of Yahoo....

Every time I see this I want to hunt this guy down and ram my fist down his throat.

Can't believe it is on Yahoo's front page.

Giant fish grabs man's dangling arm, almost drags him into water...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 01-11-2013, 01:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,537
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Suggestions for a fly tying light

Just got this for Christmas. It's a little pricey but I love it.

Pro Lite FTL100 Fly Tyers Lamp (http://www.madriveroutfitters.com/p-6470-pro-lite-ftl100.aspx)

It's nice because of the beam it...
Forum: General Discussion 10-01-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 638
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Can anyone ID these tracks...?

It's a dickfur. No question about it.

P.S. no way that thing is 600 lbs of sin.
Forum: General Discussion 06-29-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 913
Posted By maccadon3000
Sage Circa - 2013 slow action rod series

I got super excited about this rod when I started reading the article. That was, of course, until I noticed the price tag. :eek: Either way, looks like it's going to be one sweet casting rod.

...
Forum: General Discussion 05-14-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 981
Posted By maccadon3000
Re: Ticks!

I went a little "tick crazy" last year when I found two on me. They were the first ones I had found on my body since I was a little kid. Then this year I've found a few already. That being said,...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 05-14-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 485
Posted By maccadon3000
Ross F1 #2 Guide finish/very lightly used/ $250

Hello. I am selling a Ross F1 #2 Guide finish for line weights 4-6 that is very lightly used. In full disclosure, there is a small nick to the drag adjustment knob, but other than that, it looks...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 05-14-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 769
Posted By maccadon3000
Sage SP 690-3 lightly used $200

Hello. I'm selling a Sage SP 690-3 that is very lightly used for $200 + s/h. It is a great big dry or streamer rod. I've taken very good care of it and I am selling it at such a low price because...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 05-14-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,369
Posted By maccadon3000
Sage LL 490-3 lightly used $300

Hello. I'm selling a Sage LL 490-3, lightly used for $300 + s/h. If you are unaware of the line, the LL in the 3 and 4 weights are considered by some to be some of the greatest dry fly rods ever...
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