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Forum: Fly Rods 08-02-2006, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 954
Posted By Snuffy
Sage Fli.

Broke down and invested in one each Sage Fli rod. Cost me
$305.00 bucks, which places it in the mid priced Sage line. The color
is different and is somewhat like the Launch color scheme....
Forum: Fly Reels 06-18-2006, 06:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,321
Posted By Snuffy
Teton reels.

Great reel. I have the 8 wt. reel as well. Love it. You
did good selecting Teton.

Snuffy:D
Forum: General Discussion 04-30-2006, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By Snuffy
Re: Question about learning devices

There are many excellent books and video presentations
which are great tools for mastering the gentile art of fly casting.
Even though these resources are an outstanding starting...
Forum: The Fly Cast 04-16-2006, 09:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,387
Posted By Snuffy
Distance casting techniques.

We had this discussion previously in regards to time spent practicing the different casts and techniques. Being able to shoot line during the execution of the forward and backward false cast stroke...
Forum: General Discussion 04-01-2006, 10:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 677
Posted By Snuffy
Waders.

Have a number of friends who are guides up here on
the Oregon Frontier. They all prefer the Simms G3 waders
and jackets. A bit on the expensive side but worth the
...
Forum: Fly Rods 04-01-2006, 01:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,005
Posted By Snuffy
Sage TCR.

Has anyone had an opportunity to cast the Sage TCR?
A friend of mine bought one of the beasts and he let me
cast it. The only thing I can say is Holy ****. Without
...
Forum: Fly Rods 04-01-2006, 01:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,005
Posted By Snuffy
Sage TCR.

Speaking of rods. Has anyone had the opportunity to casta Sage TCR. I tried one and the only thing I can say is, HolyCrap. Not discussing the cost here but rather opinions ofthe TCR as a casting...
Forum: Fly Rods 03-28-2006, 11:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,383
Posted By Snuffy
St. Croix fly rods.

Was at one of the local fly shops. We took one of St. Croix rods outside for a little casting. Was impressed with its performance. It was one of the Ultra models in 7 wgt. Looking for a little input...
Forum: Fly Rods 03-11-2006, 11:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,019
Posted By Snuffy
Re: New Winston Vapor.

The Launch is a great rod. Have one myself. You
might look at the Sage FLI which is a fast rod and
comes in 2 and 4 piece models. Various lengths.
It is in the...
Forum: General Discussion 03-11-2006, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,520
Posted By Snuffy
Pontoon boat.

You might have a look at the SOTAR pontoon boat.
They are constructed in Merlin,Oregon. Excellent
boat. They are rated for class 5 water, very
stable, well...
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2006, 09:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,413
Posted By Snuffy
What flyrod/reel would you choose.

The Winston Vapor which is medium priced and a fast
action rod. Either a Galvan or one of Tetons reels with one
of Rio's or Airflos lines.


Snuffy:biggrin:
Forum: General Discussion 02-23-2006, 09:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By Snuffy
Re: What type of fly line do you use most ?

Doug,

Appreciate the input with reference to the Wulff Triangle
Taper lines. Have heard nothing but good about them. Once
again, Thanks and Cheers,

...
Forum: General Discussion 02-22-2006, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 954
Posted By Snuffy
Re: What type of fly line do you use most ?

Really like the Airflo 40+ extreme distance lines, both in
weight forward floating and sinking tip. Have a couple of
Cortland 555 lines, one is WF8F rocket taper, the other
...
Forum: Fly Rods 02-20-2006, 07:39 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 997
Posted By Snuffy
Sage Launch.

Went to the casting pond this afternoon for a little
exercise with a Sage Launch that I have never taken out
of the tube until today. It is an eight weight,nine footer,
...
Forum: Fly Reels 02-19-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,851
Posted By Snuffy
Re: Siskiyou Design Reels.

Doug,

I do not have the answer to your question. How some
ever, will go to Siskiyou Design and get the info. Your
100% about the looks and workmanship of these...
Forum: Fly Rods 02-14-2006, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,345
Posted By Snuffy
GLoomis GLX Native Run rods.

A few days ago while visiting one of our local fly shops,
I had the opportunity to cast one of the Native Run GLX rods.
The rod was a six weight strung with a Wulff triangle taper...
Forum: The Fly Cast 01-24-2006, 10:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,690
Posted By Snuffy
Re: Casting Practice.

Tie-one-on and ya"ll,

Cannot fault your logic. How some ever, when ya ain't
out fishin it don't hurt to practice at the pond. I practice the parts
...
Forum: The Fly Cast 01-23-2006, 09:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,690
Posted By Snuffy
Re: Casting Practice.

Doug,

Things are great out here in God's country. Lot of rain
this year and it looks like many of the fisheries will really benefit.
Have to agree with one...
Forum: The Fly Cast 01-23-2006, 02:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,690
Posted By Snuffy
Casting Practice.

Learning to fly cast and doing it correctly is much the
same as mastering the golf swing. You learn the mechanics of
the golf swing on the driving range and putting green, and the
...
Forum: Other Gear 01-16-2006, 02:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,803
Posted By Snuffy
Re: Wading staffs and LPU's.

Sorry Cliff about using the old military terminology (LPU).
I think PFD is more politically correct. Thanks for the kind
words. I see guys wading around on some of these dangerous
...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-16-2006, 01:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,019
Posted By Snuffy
Re: New Winston Vapor.

Thanks for the input. Have been flyfishing for about a dozen
years. Have tried the expensive and the middle priced equipment.
Do just as well with the less expensive. Did some...
Forum: Fly Rods 01-15-2006, 02:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,019
Posted By Snuffy
New Winston Vapor.

Was wondering if any of you guys have had a chance to
fish the new Vapor rod by Winston? If so, is it worth the tab?
Cheers,


Snuffy:rolleyes:
Forum: Fly Reels 01-15-2006, 02:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,851
Posted By Snuffy
Re: Siskiyou Design Reels.

Holy **** Batman, I agree with you guys as to the the cost
of the Siskiyou Design reels. They look like one of the old
Peerless and Hardy reels. Their design and machine work is top...
Forum: Other Gear 01-13-2006, 03:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,803
Posted By Snuffy
Wading staffs and LPU's.

Have noticed several posts in regard to Wading staffs
and LPU's. We have a number of rivers up here on the Oregon
frontier which will ruin your whole day if you loose your footing...
Forum: Fly Reels 01-13-2006, 03:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,802
Posted By Snuffy
Re: Hardy bros information

As an after thought. A friend sent me a Hardy reel and spare
spool that belonged to his Grandfather. He does'nt fly fish and
thought I might enjoy it. The reel is a Marquis. Made from...
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