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Forum: General Discussion 09-02-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 6,697
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Lurking Members.....................

I havent posted anything in a while but I am on the forum multiple times a day to see whats going on. When I first joined the forum I asked many questions and everyone was so friendly and helpful....
Forum: Share Patterns 02-27-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,146
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Ideas for Pheasant

Hi Dave,

Here is an article from Blue Ribbon Fly Shop is west yellowstone.

Blue Ribbon Flies | How To | What To Do With A Pheasant Skin...
Forum: Mid-Atlantic Area 01-29-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 490
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: south branch of the raritan

My home water. Its hard to believe your in New Jersey when fishing this stream.

Bobby
Forum: The Lodge Den 12-26-2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,750
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Your Single Best Photo Of 2010;

Looking towards Hammondsport, NY from Lake Keuka.

http://i783.photobucket.com/albums/yy116/bobbyc21/DSCN0575.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 12-25-2010, 11:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,734
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: What I got

Got an Orvis Helios 10ft 5 weight, Orvis BLA 3, Fishpond High Country Tech Pack and Cimarron duffle bag. I guess I did pretty good.

Bobby
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 12-18-2010, 12:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,439
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Favorite Fly Line

The problem I have with the Wonderline is that the tip of the line sinks every now and then. This is especially a problem when Im fishing drys. I have done some research and from what I have found,...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 12-17-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,439
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Favorite Fly Line

What is your favorite fly line for trout fishing? Rite now I have the Orvis Wonderline on my medium action 9ft 5wt but I want to get a new line soon. The Wonderline doesnt have very good reviews so I...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2010, 07:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,960
Posted By bobbyc21fish
loop to loop connection

I've known and heard of guys who swear by using a nail knot to connect the leader to fly line. My question is, does it really matter whether you use a nail knot or a loop to loop connection? I guess...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 12-12-2010, 06:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Having some trouble

I dont have and flex cement so I have been using head cement. Ill have to pick some up next time Im at the shop.

Jimmie,

I use .035 Lead Free wire which gives the fly a thicker thorax. I also...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 12-12-2010, 04:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Having some trouble

Im having some trouble tying the Kaufmans Stone. Everything looks great until its time to tie in the 3 pieces of turkey quill for the wing. When I tie them in, the fibers break apart and it looks...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 12-01-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,605
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Streamer heads

Hey guys,

Thanks for the replies. Heres a picture of what Im talking about..

Zonker | Fly Recipe | The Fly Bench (http://community.flyfisherman.com/fly-recipe/zonker-0)

I want to create...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 11-30-2010, 10:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,605
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Streamer heads

What do you guys use to create heads on streamers? Im guess its something like Softex. I need it to make heads on my zonkers.

Thanks for the help,

Bobby
Forum: General Discussion 11-22-2010, 10:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Fly Box Name Tag

Hey Everyone,
Just curious to see how some of you guys put name tags on your fly boxes. Right now I just have a piece of tape that says my name, address and phone number. It is written in pen. Is...
Forum: General Discussion 11-13-2010, 10:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,078
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Winter Fishing, Essential Flies and Lines?

Stop in Shannons Fly Shop in Califon. Those guys are very knowledgeable and will be more than happy to help you.
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 11-08-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 499
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Kaufmans Stone

Im going to start tying them. I just need to go out and get the rite dubbing. I am just confused with one thing. Most of the recipes Ive found online call for TMC 300 hooks which are 6x long. So for...
Forum: General Discussion 11-06-2010, 01:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 910
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Travel Bag

Hi Everyone,

I was just curious to see what travel bags you guys like to use. I need a bag that will hold my chest/back pack, 24 inch net, around 8 fly boxes and all the other little things I keep...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 10-23-2010, 12:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,469
Posted By bobbyc21fish
What type of box?

Just curious to see what kind of fly box you guys use to hold your bigger dries. Im talking about size 6-16 stimulators and 12-14 catskill style mayflies.

The reason I ask is because I am looking...
Forum: Fly Rods 10-21-2010, 06:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,251
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Mid Vs. Tip Flex Rods

What are the advantages and disadvantages of both?

Also, if you are used to casting a mid flex rod does it take time getting used to casting a tip flex rod?

I am used to casting my mid flex 5...
Forum: Great Lakes Region 10-01-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,379
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: Salmon River at 20,000 cfm;

Dont know if I mention it on the forum but I was supposed to go on a trip to fish the West Branch of the Ausable river in NY in july but the river was to warm to fish.

I was supposed to be...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 09-19-2010, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,998
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: hackle color

Thanks for the great info as always.
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 09-18-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,998
Posted By bobbyc21fish
hackle color

Hi everyone,
I'm going to be purchasing a Whiting cape for tying mostly BWO, quill gordens, and red quills. I've looked online at these patterns and different websites call for differnt color hackle...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-06-2010, 09:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 503
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: All in all a good day

That is a beautiful dog.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-01-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,339
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: trout fly arsenal?

Hi Bato,

The best thing you can do is go to a local fly shop or check a hatch chart for the streams you will be fishing. Flyshack.com is a good source for hatch charts. Some flies you want to have...
Forum: Share Patterns 08-30-2010, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 490
Posted By bobbyc21fish
BWO Sparkle Dun

Hi everyone,

Just thought I'd share this one with you. BWOs should start hatching in good numbers around here in a few weeks.

http://i783.photobucket.com/albums/yy116/bobbyc21/DSCN0585.jpg
Forum: Northeast 07-09-2010, 07:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,127
Posted By bobbyc21fish
Re: New Jersey Fishing

I hate to say this but there is not many places where you can fish for trout in NJ. MY home stream (South Branch of the Raritan) was 74 degrees at 8am yesterday. The only place I could see you...
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