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Forum: The Lodge Den 02-07-2016, 04:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 586
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Superbowl 50 Pick and Tell Thread;

Coming from a huge manning fan here in Denver, my prediction is

Carolina 38
Denver 16

Now if and I say if Denver wins the turnover battle by 2 and converts to points that is our only chance...
Forum: Other Gear 02-06-2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 731
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Wading- How do you protect your smart phone?

I protect mine by leaving it in the truck. I am either close enough to the truck I wont need it or out of cell range so I just leave it.

When Im in a drift boat it goes in a Simms Waterproof pouch...
Forum: Other Gear 02-06-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 282
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Korker & Simms Wading Boots - BOA lace system

SO I am going to waffle here a bit. I love the convenience of the BOA system for on and off. However I might never buy another pair with them. I busted a lace in the middle of nowhere in mud (suction...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 02-06-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 748
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Choosing the Right Thread

Hey Dean, I couldn't tell you on flatten and split question as those are two techniques I don't use (yet). Size wise the Veevus is noticeably thinner in diameter but noticeably stronger. I have way...
Forum: Gear Reviews 02-05-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 792
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Somerset Show 2016 Fly Rod Observations

I'm bummed I never put 2+2 together , I am sitting in the Newark NJ airport. I'm in Somerset NJ once a quarter for business. I missed the show by a few days. I could have came in early because I...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 02-05-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 748
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Choosing the Right Thread

I used 8/0 UNI for everything because my local shop had it. I used UTC a bit but then I got turned on to Veevus and am hooked. 12/0 Veevus is my go to now and I use Veevus 16/0 for small dries
...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-30-2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,743
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Radian #6 ?

Quite simply no, the Radian is the Titleist AP2 by comparison and if you don't know those are a forged cavity back, so you get the sweet feel and can do surgery but yet pretty forgiving.

I don't...
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-30-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 217
Posted By comeonavs
Re: HBD jaybo41

Hope you have a great one Jason, get out and enjoy.
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 01-29-2016, 10:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Alternative body materials for RS2?

I make a very effective RS2 in a size 20

Black 12/0 Veevus thread
No dub
X-small hot orange wire
Orange Antron wing bud

If I tie a 18 I will use individual strands of black superfine dub to...
Forum: General Discussion 01-29-2016, 10:41 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 3,156
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Age of folks on the forum

Age 42, got first fly rod in 1984 on 12th birthday. Stopped fishing due to college and career until I moved Colorado

Fly junky since 2007 , tying since 2012
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-25-2016, 10:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 585
Posted By comeonavs
Re: NFL Playoff Thread 2016

Funny you say this I quit watching NFL actively in 2001 or so. Got sick of all the on and off field antics and started focusing more on college football. Moved to Denver in 2005 and saw a Avs game
...
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-24-2016, 10:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 585
Posted By comeonavs
Re: NFL Playoff Thread 2016

Bronco's O line is going to have to show up and give us a running game. We couldn't manage the clock at the end of the game with no threat of a decent run (3-4 yards). Oh and DT might want to show up...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 01-24-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 564
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Denver Metro in Winter

Nice !!!!! thank you

Between Texas, New York and Chicago over the next few weeks I need to sneak out when time allows
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 01-24-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 564
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Denver Metro in Winter

Anyone been up the Big T Canyon or Boulder Creek Canyon lately ?

With all this sunshine there has to be some open water right ?
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 01-24-2016, 09:11 PM
Replies: 5,443
Views: 331,464
Posted By comeonavs
Re: What have you been tying today?

Just tied two size 20 JuJubee midges, it may not seem like much but we sold our house last August and my gear has been in storage every since

Ahhh it felt good

Just made a list of "Backstock"...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-23-2016, 11:02 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,128
Posted By comeonavs
Re: 2016 5 WT Shootout

We are all adults , we shouldn't have our feelers hurt when a small shop doesn't love our same brand.

I'll be the first to admit I'm a Sage guy, 90% of my rods are Sage. I am not surprised though...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 01-18-2016, 10:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 572
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Fly set up question...tippets?

Welcome to the forum and the addiction. PJ is right you're set to go fish.

Tapered leaders taper down from thick to thin to help "turn over" your fly. If you notice your tapered leader is either...
Forum: General Discussion 01-16-2016, 10:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,046
Posted By comeonavs
Re: New 5 weight fly reel

You'll love it, I have a scad of top end reels from all major manufacturers (except Abel). I also got a Allen Kraken to pair with my Allen ICON 10' 4wt and its great, just as smooth as my Ross's ,...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 01-15-2016, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Peak rotary Midge jaws

Ive had my peak for 3 years and bought the midge jaws within a few months of buying it. I leave them in all the time. I tie a lot of flies smaller than 16's and scads of 20's and 22's and they are...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 01-13-2016, 10:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 564
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Denver Metro in Winter

This is what I was going to say but use caution on the Blue, weekends are combat fishing and most guys just left Walmart with their first set up and dont have a clue what to do. Ive seen guys...
Forum: Other Gear 01-11-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Patagonia Gunnison Pants

Purely financial is all , I have the Click on a TXL-f 1wt and love it. The Nautilus FWX is great so no need to replace it other than looks.

I have 8 rods that are 3 or 4 weights and just as many...
Forum: Other Gear 01-10-2016, 02:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 272
Posted By comeonavs
Patagonia Gunnison Pants

Well I made it to the Denver fly show today, I haven't made a tackle purchase of significance since April of last year. I wanted to get a few items ...wading pants a sage click reel for the circa and...
Forum: The Lodge Den 01-09-2016, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 141
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Tonight's dinner: Couldn't get more simple than this.

Reminds me of when the wife and I were first married, she was hungry on a Saturday and I said how about some white trash nachos....she says what is that

Doritos
Ground beef / taco seasoning...
Forum: Other Gear 01-01-2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 389
Posted By comeonavs
Re: Fishpond Nets

So I have the Mid Length and its great for when I go chase bigger trout on bigger waters. Tuck it in the backside of the old hip pack and you forget its there even though its big...just for...
Forum: Fly Lines 12-28-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 355
Posted By comeonavs
Re: RIO LightLine a good match for Circa?

Mines paired with SA textured trout and it's great , gold is pretty good. I'd imagine rio trout LT or that light line since its "designed for bamboo"'would work good but no first hand experience
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