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Forum: The Lodge Den 10-08-2012, 05:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By BlueBird
I had that experience. My buddy and I went early...

I had that experience. My buddy and I went early in the morning to take our spot. Amost empty stretch and i see other fishermen are away from each other. Then all of a sudden this two st@pid couple...
Forum: Flies 09-26-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By BlueBird
Re: My fly box for Fall

another fly box...

http://i236.photobucket.com/albums/ff149/BlueBird5_2007/a90af3b2c7819dd8246a31f3b14d07be.jpg
...
Forum: Fly Rods 09-22-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Let me guess, you were referring to Thompson Lake...

Let me guess, you were referring to Thompson Lake @ Jamesburg or the hidden spot by Dunhams Corner by Spring Lake pool @ East Brunswick, =)
Forum: Fly Rods 09-22-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
I went and got this 8wt Field&Stream IM7 SW rod. ...

I went and got this 8wt Field&Stream IM7 SW rod.
A good match for the 7/8 reel with 9wt line.
...
Forum: Fly Rods 09-22-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Oh cool. I am in Monroe Township and usually go...

Oh cool. I am in Monroe Township and usually go to Highlands or Belmar. Thinking of going to Sandy Hook but have no idea around those place.
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2012, 10:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 276
Posted By BlueBird
Fishing Small Flies: "Matchbook" Your Midges to Make Knots Easy

I found this interesting tip...

Fishing Small Flies: "Matchbook" Your Midges to Make Knots Easy
FIELD & STREAM - | SEPTEMBER 21, 2012

http://pulse.me/s/dw3T8

Or
...
Forum: Fly Rods 09-21-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Hi RipTide, the rod is a 9wt and the reel is 7/8...

Hi RipTide, the rod is a 9wt and the reel is 7/8 but loaded with a 9wt SA intermediates line. =)

I took home all the stuff and not given the payment yet. He is letting me to keep for the weekend...
Forum: General Discussion 09-21-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By BlueBird
Re: 5 hr energy?

Somehow coffee doesnt work for me at all. In the evening I usually drink a cup of java before going to bed. I sleep so well after that caffein intake.. lol

But the 5-hour.. that works alright.
Forum: Other Gear 09-21-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,147
Posted By BlueBird
Re: Pimped my ride

My wife's strict policy is that if dont swim, I cant have a kayak or any type of fishing boat. She is so concern that I would drown. I told her I would only go for less than 10 feet ponds or lake or...
Forum: Fly Rods 09-21-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Re: For SW - 9wt or 10wt

another update: this is getting very exciting.. lol :teef:

I said I am not interested for the price and was offered $150 for entire package. :D

The Fly Rod plus these..
...
Forum: Other Gear 09-21-2012, 08:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,147
Posted By BlueBird
Re: Pimped my ride

Holy Molly Joni.. cool rig you got there. :punk: I love it!!
I wish I can have one like that too but I can't.. not until I learn to swim. At my age, probably it's late to learn. LOL

May I add a...
Forum: Fly Rods 09-20-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Re: For SW - 9wt or 10wt

Quinn, thanks for the advise. I really have no idea how much that rod is worth. So when I saw it was from Orvis, my first impression thought its an mid-to-high price range rod. I forgot to factor in...
Forum: Fly Rods 09-20-2012, 12:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Re: For SW - 9wt or 10wt

Update... a trusted co-worker selling off his complete SW setup. Asking price was $300. Wondering if its worth buying for the whole set.

He said it was lightly used and probably 3 times max.

*...
Forum: General Discussion 09-19-2012, 11:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 720
Posted By BlueBird
Those 5 hour energy drink does work. =). One time...

Those 5 hour energy drink does work. =). One time when i was driving for the entire family from Atlantic City heading back north to Central Nj and it was late at night. I am tired and sleepy and i...
Forum: Fly Rods 09-19-2012, 12:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Re: For SW - 9wt or 10wt

ok, thanks for the info. At Dicks Sporting, I saw there's a Field&Stream 8wt - 4pc SW fly rod for under $100. I will go grab that one.
Forum: Fly Rods 09-19-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
Re: For SW - 9wt or 10wt

Rip Tide, I see what you mean... always overlining by 2 weights.. ;)
Alright, I will go for the 9wt rod. =)

Grassonfly, ok I will check that TFO Axiom.
Forum: Fly Rods 09-18-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,866
Posted By BlueBird
For SW - 9wt or 10wt

For saltwater fishing.

I found a treasure.. :worthy: I have a 2-3 years old reel (unused) Lamson KONIC 4 (rated for 9 & 10 wt) which I found in my basement. The reel was loaded with the RIO...
Forum: Other Gear 09-18-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 964
Posted By BlueBird
Thanks Ard, i will post updates. As for the...

Thanks Ard, i will post updates.

As for the ProLine, the pair does not have studded soles, only plain sticky rubber.
The only concern I have with the ProLine is that it does not have the midsole...
Forum: Flies 09-17-2012, 04:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,186
Posted By BlueBird
Re: cray fish

This is one of the crayfish pattern I tie.. :D

http://i236.photobucket.com/albums/ff149/BlueBird5_2007/FFOTW_Deaddrift_Crawfish_06_small.jpg
Forum: Flies 09-17-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,394
Posted By BlueBird
Re: My shad flies

lovely!! I like the "Beady Maria".. I want to try to make one.. ;)
Forum: Other Gear 09-17-2012, 03:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 964
Posted By BlueBird
Pro Line Men's Nitro Wading Shoe

Just bought this wading shoes from the big box store for a bargain price. The materials seems to be okay. I wont be able to know its performance till October.

Does anybiody have tried this pair?...
Forum: Flies 09-15-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By BlueBird
For my trout fishing, I would be using a 3wt...

For my trout fishing, I would be using a 3wt rod/reel.
Forum: Flies 09-14-2012, 11:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By BlueBird
Thanks.. =) i usually head north to Ramapo but...

Thanks.. =) i usually head north to Ramapo but this year i am heading south. My coworker going to take me to his fishing spot. I will find out the exact place.
Forum: Flies 09-14-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By BlueBird
My fly box for Fall

Fall is fast approaching and I cant wait to get out there to catch some trout. NJ Trout stocking is on October.

These are some of my flies... some I tie my own; some of them are store bought;...
Forum: Fly Lines 09-13-2012, 01:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,993
Posted By BlueBird
Re: Cortland Line-Leader Loop Connector

Ok, I will cut that Cortland loop off totally. Besides it looks odd. lol
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