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Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 04-28-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 698
Posted By smudger564
Re: Fist taste of success!

Well done Dakota! It's always nice to get one on the bank. You'll be unstoppable now. The beer looks pretty good too:D

Best regards

Stuart:)
Forum: Fly Lines 04-07-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,513
Posted By smudger564
Re: Fly Line Twist

Hi Pegboy, Pull all the line off the reel and take it for a walk for around 200 meters through some long grass.

Once you've done that, wind on and crack on fishing.

You may be rotating your...
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By smudger564
Re: Happy New Year!!

Hi All, A very happy New Year to all on the North American Forum from Shropshire in the UK.

Let's hope there are a few sore heads and fond memories.

Best regards

Stuart:)
Forum: Gear Reviews 10-17-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 988
Posted By smudger564
Airflo Hydrotec Jacket

http://www.fishtec.co.uk/Admin/photos/thumb/140-counter-F-HYDROWJ.jpg
Hydrotec Three Quarter Jacket



...
Forum: Other Gear 10-14-2011, 11:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 730
Posted By smudger564
Re: Looking for a Buff and Gloves

Hi Vapor10, Give this link a check. Ben from the UK is doing some very smart ones at the mo!

Trying to find a Modern Warfare 2 Ghost half mask is proving difficult though.

If you know a...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 05-23-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,592
Posted By smudger564
Re: Your "GO TO" fly

http://www.flyforums.co.uk/photos/data/500/thumbs/Fly3.JPG

My Go To flies are from the Flash Straggler series of patterns.

1st Red Flash
2nd Black with a yellow wing
3rd Black with green wing...
Forum: Fly Reels 05-22-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 599
Posted By smudger564
Re: Drag surface area ( Force)

Thanks Flying, I've been smashing through most of the Google info available so far. I need to find another resource.

NIce of you to drop those link for though, Thanks

Best Regards

Stuart:)
Forum: Mountain 05-21-2011, 11:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,892
Posted By smudger564
Re: Banff National Park - Help

Hi, Tried the Bow near the golf course at Bannf some years ago. Caught small cutt throaters which were briiliant sport.

The joke at the time was," we ain't seen a Black Bear here in years". We...
Forum: Fly Reels 05-21-2011, 11:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 599
Posted By smudger564
Drag surface area ( Force)

Hi All, I wonder if anyone knows of a diagram or illustration that shows how the drag works on a fly reel. Going from the lightest setting to the heaviest.

The last one I remember seeing was for...
Forum: Ladies Fly Fishing Forum 02-05-2011, 05:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,993
Posted By smudger564
Re: Need Pink Fly line!!!!!

Hi, Sorry Ladies, Peter doesn't sell these lines anymore. He hasn't updated his website yet, because that's how I found the lines.

Steve Parkes is now doing Pink accessories on fly rods. You can...
Forum: Ladies Fly Fishing Forum 02-02-2011, 09:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,993
Posted By smudger564
Re: Need Pink Fly line!!!!!

Hi all, Did any of you contact Peter Ref Pink Lines? I did forget to mention, he does purple lines too.

I'd be interested in your thoughts and replies.


Best regards

Stuart:)
Forum: Ladies Fly Fishing Forum 01-31-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,993
Posted By smudger564
Re: Need Pink Fly line!!!!!

Hi Ladies, I don't know if you have found the answer yet? But, you can check this chap out.

Based in the UK and is Internationally known. His Name is Peter Cockwill, whom some may know.

He...
Forum: Other Gear 01-28-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 686
Posted By smudger564
NRS Web Titanium Rogue Glove - 2mm Neoprene insulation

http://www.flyforums.co.uk/photos/data/500/Rogue_glove.jpgHi All, Iv'e been using this glove for just over a month and thought people should be aware of it. NRS Web are based in the US, but have...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 01-18-2011, 03:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 661
Posted By smudger564
NRS Titanium Rogue Glove

Hi All, I'm Currently trialing a pair of 2mm Neoprene gloves from NRS Web, their website is nrsweb.com.

They make canoe and other outdoor gear, which you can view on their site. Iv'e had two runs...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 01-18-2011, 02:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,313
Posted By smudger564
Re: What are you using to insulate your hands from the cold?

Hi All, I gave the Rogue Gloves another run today. Though the air temperature is up, the water is still cold.

I deliberately dunked these gloves, just to see if they leaked during and after...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 01-12-2011, 04:02 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,313
Posted By smudger564
Re: What are you using to insulate your hands from the cold?

Hi All, Iv'e received some 2mm Neoprene Gloves, called Titanium Rogue from NRS Web in the US. These are very good and waterproof too. They have a tight wrist fitting which is a splash guard and...
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2010, 12:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 795
Posted By smudger564
Re: Sourcing Neoprene gloves?

Hi, the two main features these gloves have to have, is insulation on a full finger glove and maximum dexterity. Anything else is a plus for me. I do know several people are intersted in the...
Forum: General Discussion 12-29-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 795
Posted By smudger564
Sourcing Neoprene gloves?

Hi All, After the very poor weather here in the UK over the past two months or so, I'm going for Neoprene Gloves.

I can find thicknesses down to 2mm, but no lower. Does anyone have any info, on...
Forum: Atlantic 12-28-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By smudger564
What do you wear?

Hi All, Iv'e been wondering, what with the recent cold snaps here in the UK, what you lads and lasses wear to keep you warm.

I'd be interested in most in what you use on your feet and hands. ...
Forum: General Discussion 12-13-2010, 10:51 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,264
Posted By smudger564
Re: Where Would You Live? Fly Angler's Lifeplan

Hi All, Around 14 years ago, I was lucky to fish in Alberta, Canada. We fished float tubes on Lake Michelle, a few miles out from Medicine Hat. That trip has lived with me all these years.

We...
Forum: General Discussion 12-13-2010, 10:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,081
Posted By smudger564
Re: Blood or Barrel Knot

Hi Lads, Iv'e always thought they were one and the same knot. My thinking was, the term meant how the knot was formed.

I stand corrected.

Best Regards

Stuart:)
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 12-12-2010, 10:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,313
Posted By smudger564
Re: What are you using to insulate your hands from the cold?

Hi All, Sorry, but I need to wear something, to combat the cold. I don't see the problem with covering up, after all, anyone can be uncomfortable.

Finding the right glove is going to take some...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 12-10-2010, 04:02 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 21,622
Posted By smudger564
Re: Cut Throat Trout Pics

Those truely are some beautiful looking fish. Wish we had those in the UK!!

Great shots.

Best Regards

Stuart:)
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 12-08-2010, 02:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,313
Posted By smudger564
Re: What are you using to insulate your hands from the cold?

Hi All, Just so your aware, I've added your post to the UK Flyforums, Dang Old King.

I think most people will agree, that it is a Good post.

Best Regards

Stuart:)
Forum: Atlantic 12-06-2010, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 590
Posted By smudger564
Re: Sealskinz Gloves - Are these the Cold Weather answer?

Hi Blue Dun, Thanks for your info. If you get time, check the UK flyforums via the websites at the top. Some very good info popping out on the Sealskinz thread there.

Best Regards

Stuart:)
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