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Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 03-27-2009, 06:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 603
Posted By jebson38
Re: New River Smallies in Mid April

Try any streamer patter or a helgramite pattern.

As Jackster said come back in August when it really heats up.
Of an evening the Smallies will destroy some top water poppers.
Forum: Fly Lines 03-18-2009, 11:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,864
Posted By jebson38
Re: Another Sharkskin Line Thread

Fished it all weekend, stripping boogers, and finger was not raw at all just polished and shiney.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-12-2009, 07:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,015
Posted By jebson38
Re: big fish for a 2wt

I grew up in Boone and still fish a bunch of the creeks around there when I go home to see the parents. There are little native bows everywhere in a couple of creeks I know.
Howards Creek has a...
Forum: Fly Rod Building 03-12-2009, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 632
Posted By jebson38
Re: Wrappers

Hookem,
I might would start with a hand wrapper which is a heck of a lot cheaper until if you know if you like building rods. I have built approx 50-60 rods and still use a hand wrapper. I may...
Forum: Fly Lines 03-05-2009, 08:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,325
Posted By jebson38
Re: Sharkskin line

Sep,
I see you are from Pittsboro NC. I live in Apex. Do you fish the white bass spawn coming in the next month or so?
Forum: Fly Lines 03-04-2009, 10:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,325
Posted By jebson38
Re: Sharkskin line

2 of my friends fish the saltwater series in 8wt and for the most part they love it. From what they were telling me, the line performs best in warm water but does pretty good in 45 degree water as...
Forum: Fly Lines 02-20-2009, 07:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,774
Posted By jebson38
Re: Does Scientific Anglers' Sharkskin Line Cause Excessive Guide Wear?

I forgot to mention that he also said to damage any guide with any line you would have to fish 200 days a year for many many years.
Forum: Fly Lines 02-19-2009, 02:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,774
Posted By jebson38
Re: Does Scientific Anglers' Sharkskin Line Cause Excessive Guide Wear?

I know a guy who works for SA and they have been doing a study on the guide wear and found that it does hurt cheaper guides but does not hurt your high end snake guides or SIC stripping guides. In...
Forum: Fly Rod Building 02-06-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 886
Posted By jebson38
Rainshadow RX8 Blanks

Anybody built one of these before? I just ordered a 8'6 4wt 4pc. Batson says they are super fast so I thought I could use 4 or 5wt line. If you have built or throw one let me know your thoughts on...
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-27-2009, 01:18 PM
Replies: 705
Views: 63,319
Posted By jebson38
Re: Putting a face to the name

This happens everytime I use my Kodak Gallery instead of photobucket...
Here is my ugly mug holding a golden trout....:biggrin: NC Coast Red Drum...
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-26-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 705
Views: 63,319
Posted By jebson38
Re: Putting a face to the name

http://images.kodakgallery.com/photos5076/2/23/78/84/37/4/437847823210_0_ALB.jpg

Caught on a 6'6 3wt :D

Surf fishing with a 13 foot rod, 8 oz of weight, and a big ole sea mullet head...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-16-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 786
Posted By jebson38
Re: SAGE RPL 9ft 5wt 4 pc....

I bought new in 2000 and fished 6-8 times...In good shape. I think this rod was made by Sage from 1990-1998 and was considered one of their high end rods at the time ranging in price from $380-$450....
Forum: Fly Rods 01-15-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 786
Posted By jebson38
SAGE RPL 9ft 5wt 4 pc....

I have a used one and am looking to sell it. If yall were going to sell it on ebay what would be the minimum you would take.
Thanks
Jeb
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 01-15-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,644
Posted By jebson38
Nassau Bahammas Bonefish Question

I am Honeymooning in Nassau the end of June and first of July, staying at a Sandals Resort. I have permission to take a day trip (not being gone over night) and she may or may not ride a long. Does...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-13-2009, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,094
Posted By jebson38
Re: Powell LTT

I have a powell LGA that was made somewhere between 1999-2001. This rod is an 8ft 3wt 4 pc. I absolutely love this rod. If I remember correct this was a $400+ rod back then. I was looking for...
Forum: Fly Lines 01-09-2009, 10:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By jebson38
Re: Good deal or outdated line???

Not AST Line. Cant see any sun damage or cracks. Will see how it casts.
Forum: Fly Rod Building 01-08-2009, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 748
Posted By jebson38
Re: thread size

I am gonna try size B. Guidebod makes it in limited colors in Nylon (not NCP)
thread.
Forum: Fly Rod Building 01-08-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,303
Posted By jebson38
Re: Dan Craft Five Rivers FT 10' 7wt

Like the forhan lock...
Just started doing that on spinning stuff. Makes the single foots stay in place no matter what.
Forum: Fly Lines 01-08-2009, 11:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By jebson38
Good deal or outdated line???

Just found SA Mastery WF 6S and WF 9S Bonefish taper line at a fly shop for $10 a piece. New line in older boxes but line is in great shape. Good deal or waste of $20?
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 01-06-2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 534
Posted By jebson38
Re: Rod question...

Well I guess i messed up. I found a 9 ft 6 wt winston lt for $485 brand new and bought it. After I bought it I started thinking so that is when I went looking for forums to post the questions...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 01-06-2009, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 534
Posted By jebson38
Re: Rod question...

I went with the slower winston for feel. I just thought even though this is a mid flex type rod versus the sage being a tip flex that it might throw the 6 wt line better since it is built for the...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 01-06-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 534
Posted By jebson38
Rod question...

Fish annually on the Sun River in Augusta Mt and last time I fished using a sage rplx 9ft 5wt rod with 6wt line. I had some issues with wind (30 mph gusts in the face) messing up my cast. Today I...
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