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Forum: Other Gear Yesterday, 10:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 293
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: felt sole controversy

I have 2 pair of simms boots with the star cleats on them,I left behind felt soles about 6 years ago and have not looked back.Felt soles are the absolute worse things to wear on snow and muddy...
Forum: Fly Rods 07-20-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,741
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Scott vs. Winston

My rebuttals and discussions end here,I will not respond with someone who thinks they know how a fly rod should be designed and built better than the rod designers.
Forum: Fly Rods 07-20-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,741
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Scott vs. Winston

That is the farthest thing from the truth that I have ever seen written on this forum about Winston,It;s a shame that someone does not know what there talking about,and the worse thing about that...
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,302
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: Say wot??? $89.95?

I use rio and Cortland on my 9 reels,your kidding yourself if you don't think there is a big difference between cheap lines and quality lines.
Forum: Fly Reels 07-18-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,062
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: Reels from China :-) on eBay

You get what you pay for.When you use this Chinese reel start counting how many fish you are going to lose because of poor quality.
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,302
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Say wot??? $89.95?

Did we forget about the sharkskin line at $99.95 when it came out,i'll stick with what I use.How many of you fell for that one.
Forum: General Discussion 07-15-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 534
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Laces vs BOA

Laces for me ,never a problem:worthy:
Forum: Fly Reels 07-13-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 912
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Abel vs. Hatch Debate

I own a super3n and a super4 abel,both in the green color that just about matches my Winston rods perfectly,paid 368.00 for the 3n,250.00 for the super4,bought on ebay,the super 4 is brand new,the 3n...
Forum: Fly Rods 07-12-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,707
Posted By winstonwt
Re: The Shimano Beancounters Just Wrecked Loomis

Chicagojohn have you tried the b3sx for saltwater.
Forum: Fly Rods 07-12-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,070
Posted By winstonwt
Forum: Fly Rods 07-11-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 247
Posted By winstonwt
Re: 4 Wt BIIIx and BIIt for Missoula? (Rock Creek)

I have to agree with comeonavs,the 6 rods I carry are all winstons,5 and 6wts,all for different fishing situations.You catch a large one on a 4wt and your chances of landing the fish in a timely...
Forum: Other Gear 07-04-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: Simms Waders

What do you see when you walk in a fly shop looking for waders,i'll tell you what i see,patagonia,redington,froggtoggs almost all the time on sale,why because they do not sell enough of the other...
Forum: Other Gear 07-04-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 409
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Simms Waders

Basically yes ,there the king of the hill,top of the heap,numero uno.Own 3 pairs myself.:worthy:
Forum: General Discussion 07-04-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,397
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Wood flybox contest Give-away!

6.50oz,fantastic woodwork.
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 07-02-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 388
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Best place Online for hooks?

Try www.greencaddisoutfitters.com,or ebay.
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2014, 10:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 502
Posted By winstonwt
Re: What should I buy ? Simms Headwater or Orvis Sonic Guide Waders ??

I own 3 pairs of simms,g3,guide model from the late 90's,i had the stocking feet replaced about 5 years ago on the guide model.I've said this before and I'm gonna say it again,you have tried the rest...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 06-29-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 659
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Streamer junkies!

I'm a Winston user, I own 6 winstons, my go to rod is the b2mx 6wt with sink tip or wf line. 24inches of 10 pound maxima chameleon attached to line,then 18-24 inches of maxima ultragreen 2-8...
Forum: Fly Tying Articles 06-29-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By winstonwt
Re: How to tie the Pheasant Tail

Go to charlies fly box,in the riffle or you tube all will show how to tie this pattern.:frogdance:frogdance
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 06-29-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By winstonwt
Red face Re: Wanting to throw more streamers, sink tip?

24inches of maxima chameleon tied to fly line,18-24 inches of maxima ultragreen tied to the chameleon,then tied to both my sink tip and weight forward line.You really do not need more than 4-5ft.of...
Forum: General Discussion 06-27-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs down Re: TFO Pro Special Fly Rod

There are better quality starter fly rods out there better than tfo.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 06-25-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,559
Posted By winstonwt
Thumbs up Re: 5wt for streamers?

I bought a b2mx 5wt,it works fine for sizes 6-12.it doesn't handle a sink tip to well,so I bought a 6wt b2mx and it is my no 1 streamer rod,sink tip line, no problem.fly sizes down to size 2.
Forum: Other Fishing Equipment/Clothing/Books/DVD's etc. 06-23-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Korker Chrome w/ 3 Soles

I have last years model simms pro waistpack just lying around.
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 06-21-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 112
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Arkansas Access?

I live in Buena vista,in town there is access,from just before salida through bighorn canyon the river parallels the road,access pullouts all along to canon city.
Forum: Fly Reels 06-19-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 492
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Not enough backing?

x2 what silvercreek said.
Forum: Fly Rods 06-18-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 209
Posted By winstonwt
Re: Sage Rods

According to my catalogs,looks like 2012 was the last year and did not have g5 technology.They are not in the 2013 catalog.I would probably say it was replaced with the response rod.
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