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Forum: Fly Rods 03-29-2007, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 968
Posted By PhilipRispin
Re: Rod Building

Hi Cowboy,

I've been building rods for a little while now and the shortest fly blank I've seen is a 7 foot blank. I was wondering if you would be able to find a 6' fly rod blank. I would like...
Forum: The Fly Cast 06-22-2005, 07:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,718
Posted By PhilipRispin
Re: "Crack" noise on either forward or backcast

Hi Folks,

My comment has to do with the timing of the forward cast. Mr. Damico is right in that if we wait for the back cast to straighten out completely the line, due to the influence of...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 06-19-2005, 07:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,719
Posted By PhilipRispin
Re: Prefer to fish Mayflies, Caddis, or other?

Hi Mike,

I tried to figure out how to make this system take the picture I have, so far I am unsuccessful. I'll keep trying until I figure it out.
Phil R
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 06-18-2005, 07:23 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,719
Posted By PhilipRispin
Smile Re: Prefer to fish Mayflies, Caddis, or other?

Most of the trout I have caught have been on a size 14 or 16 Adams tied in the traditional manner. I know that this doesn't sound very exotic but they seem to work. Unless I can see what it is the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-16-2005, 07:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,083
Posted By PhilipRispin
Re: What's your Favorite rod, and why?

Hi Folks,

I make rods and the combination of pieces that seem to produce the best "Trout" rods for me, (and again this is personal preference), are the Loomis GL3 2 piece 9' blanks in either 5 or...
Forum: The Fly Cast 06-02-2005, 07:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,718
Posted By PhilipRispin
Re: "Crack" noise on either forward or backcast

When a Bull Whip makes that cracking noise it's because the "popper" on the end of the whip is actually moving at the speed of sound. What you hear is actually a small sonic boom. You can cause the...
Forum: The Fly Cast 06-02-2005, 07:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,392
Posted By PhilipRispin
Re: The Shadow Cast

Make sure that when you finally get it figured out that you have pictures taken with the sun back lighting your efforts with plenty of water drops coming off the line shining in the sun. A...
Forum: Member Introductions 06-01-2005, 07:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By PhilipRispin
The Displaced Fly Fisher

Hi Folks,
I am from Alberta where I have spent most of my life. My Dad got me going on fly fishing and trout at a very young age. I currently live in Longview Texas and have been learning to fly...
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