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Forum: Spey Rods and Switch Rods - Fly Fishing Tackle Talk! 11-26-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 370
Posted By kwb
Re: First two handed rod purchase advise needed

Those Cabela's rods are actually pretty damn good, especially for the money...

You may also consider the Ross Reach line of two handers, simply put, they are nicer than a lot of rods that cost...
Forum: Fly Reels 11-26-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 236
Posted By kwb
Re: Scientific Anglers System 4

You are correct, they are better looking CLA reels...

I use them for guiding and they have been beaten to death, never had a single issue...

GREAT reels.
Forum: Spey Rods and Switch Rods - Fly Fishing Tackle Talk! 11-26-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 182
Posted By kwb
Re: skiget line vs switch line?

Regarding your specific question... The above link shared by ia_trouter is good, but doesn't cover all the bases as not all switch lines are the same...

Most switch lines are a multi purpose...
Forum: Spey Fly Lines and other Spey Tackle 11-13-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 322
Posted By kwb
Re: SA Adapt Switch fly line

The Adapt has stronger turn over than say a Ambush line, but still offer a great deal of finesse, can be used with mono leaders, poly leaders of sink tips... Depending on the size of line being used,...
Forum: Fly Lines 11-11-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 833
Posted By kwb
Re: PVC vs Polyurethane

Thanks for the kind wishes, honestly, whatever chest bug I got, wow, it was awful...

In my honest opinion, like most things in life, one mans trash is another mans treasure and I am a firm...
Forum: Fly Lines 11-11-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 227
Posted By kwb
Re: Line for streamers

I would email the guys at Fly Fish Europe and ask them, Tom Roger Bekkeli is from Norway, a Trout fishing guru and would likely be your best bet for getting the line that suits your waters best...
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Forum: Fly Lines 11-03-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 833
Posted By kwb
Re: PVC vs Polyurethane

Rough life, must be tough with such serious and difficult decisions to make! LOL

As a guide whom has basically every single hand rod I own lined with textured lines, I will say, I do not even hear...
Forum: Fly Lines 11-01-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 833
Posted By kwb
Re: PVC vs Polyurethane

I am not going to speak for anyone, but I believe there was a decision made to no longer sponsor "big names" like Kelly... etc.... any longer in the manner they did in the past. That may or may not...
Forum: Fly Lines 10-31-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 833
Posted By kwb
Re: PVC vs Polyurethane

When you see the term poly, it is in reference to polyurethane...

I believe PTE is a typo and should be PE, which is what Cortland has used as a term to market their specific type of poly blend....
Forum: Fly Lines 10-31-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 833
Posted By kwb
Re: PVC vs Polyurethane

Possible, those ridges are almost mandatory though for good poly lines and others may be using them now too if they aren't trademarked or whatever, they help them achieve some level of limpness,...
Forum: Fly Lines 10-31-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 833
Posted By kwb
Re: PVC vs Polyurethane

I would venture to guess, most fly lines are worn out prior to 10,000 revolutions in real World use, regardless of material used...

Poly by the book is certainly more durable, but...

No matter...
Forum: Fly Lines 10-29-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 833
Posted By kwb
Re: PVC vs Polyurethane

PVC offers the capability to make more diverse tapers and faster changes to taper with more control than you can with poly....

You can effectively make a better taper with PVC with the exception...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 10-17-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By kwb
Re: Orvis Mirage IV Reels

Sold it.....................
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 10-16-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By kwb
Re: Orvis Mirage IV Reels

One reel left...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 10-15-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By kwb
Re: Orvis Mirage IV Reels

The grey color, they are all yours buddy!

Two left, free shipping if you buy them both, did the same for Aggie.
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 10-15-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 282
Posted By kwb
Orvis Mirage IV Reels

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Forum: Fishing Rods & Outfits Classifieds 10-14-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 437
Posted By kwb
Rods For Sale

Mods please delete
Forum: Spey Fly Lines and other Spey Tackle 10-14-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 382
Posted By kwb
Re: Integrated Scandi lines

Check out SA's new Adapt Switch...

More of a skandit than pure scandi, but underhand casts very well...

Best line I have ever used on short two handers, when it comes to swinging, does it all...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 10-14-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 508
Posted By kwb
High End Rods For Sale

Please delete mods
Forum: Great Lakes Region 08-05-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Posted By kwb
Lost Gear: Niles, Michigan REWARD

Last Thursday night I left two gear bags at the parking lot on the river in Niles, Michigan.

One was a Fishpond rod case, the other a Patagonia Great Divider.

I am offering a $500.00 cash...
Forum: General Discussion 08-05-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By kwb
Lost Gear, Niles, Michigan

Last Thursday night I left two gear bags at the parking lot on the river in Niles, Michigan.

One was a Fishpond rod case, the other a Patagonia Great Divider.

I am offering a $500.00 cash...
Forum: Fly Rods 03-30-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,104
Posted By kwb
Re: Yellowstone Angler - 2014 8 Weight Shootout

Read what is said about the Scott S4s here...

8 weight shootout comments by James Anderson - Yellowstone Angler...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-03-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,845
Posted By kwb
Re: The Scott S4 Thread

200 grain SA Streamer Express... MONEY
Forum: Fly Reels 12-26-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,270
Posted By kwb
Re: Orvis sells Ross Reels...

I find it pretty sad Orvis would rather continue having reels made offshore than here in the states myself...

I definitely feel this was the best move for Ross though, they will likely flourish in...
Forum: General Discussion 12-23-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 229
Posted By kwb
Re: Lake Michigan Browns

Check out Jerry Darkes's new book on Fly Fishing the Inland Oceans.

It would be a GREAT starting point for you!
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