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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 10:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Thank you!!!

Yes, Yes, Yes - just like putting on some pants and realize you've lost weight. Thanks bunches.
Forum: General Discussion 06-21-2016, 07:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 379
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: I need to order those Rothco pads!

Looks like fun stuff. However, our largest organ is skin and skin heals, but doesn't repair to "like new" condition. Soccer shin pads may be what you need.
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 06-18-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 254
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Help and Advice needed fishing trip

I don't have specifics to offer, but here's a site that is dedicated to do it yourself bonefishing. Do It Yourself Bonefishing United States (http://diybonefishing.com/united-states/)
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2016, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 160
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Traveling around the country!

The best of all things to you.
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2016, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 436
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Senator Requires?

Sounds like the petition is/was created by the congressman or someone closely associated with the congressman. I'd say you need to check Utah and/or Federal law about legal requirements of a...
Forum: General Discussion 05-13-2016, 10:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 601
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: What the heck is this?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Long-snouted_lancetfish
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2016, 11:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Project Healing Waters is Wonderful.

Great cause and group. Like others, I try to support them, Casting for Recovery and Reel Recovery. Slightly different missions, but all enhancing the healing - physically, mentally and spiritually
Forum: Fly Fishing How To's 05-09-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 682
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: 5 Keys to Fishing During Runoff

The color choice may depend on the specifics of the "murk". I've seen "murk" that was light brown, dark brown, red/orange, gray/black, green/blue. Too much contrast might allow a detailed inspection...
Forum: General Discussion 05-09-2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 484
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Indicator rod

My choices - Courtland Nympy - 10'6" 4wt - using Cabelas Prestige Plus 6 wt (supposed to be 6 1/2 wt), Cabelas CZN 11' 4wt - using Cabelas Prestige Plus 5 wt, TFO Deer Creek Switch 4 wt, using Wulff...
Forum: General Discussion 03-20-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 364
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Micro Shot

I carry some lead core trolling line. Very easy to take the lead wire and out and use it as ultra-light twist on. I suppose lead wire for fly tying would work.
Forum: General Discussion 01-28-2016, 07:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 917
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Hank Patterson CuttyRainBrown decal

Wow! That sure helps the guy out. Wish I had a decal to send him. Regardless of what I think about Hank Patterson.
Forum: Fly Fishing How To's 12-19-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,898
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Nymphing - 2 must see videos

Good information. Thanks for posting. I'm a big supporter of "most nymph bites go undetected", even by the best. I've watched fish grab, close mouth, open mouth and spit the fly without any...
Forum: General Discussion 12-13-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 616
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Pistol Pete's, or never order tying supplies while drunk.

Quiet, shhhhhh - a great smallmouth lure. Oh yes, it works on trout, largemouth, walleye, sauger, bluegill, skipjack,.... and a few more. Black, white, olive, tan, gray.
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2015, 06:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 385
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Bobicate no more...

Nice looking widget. A popular form around here is to use a level leader for heavy nymph work (with light tippet); uni-knot a short length of bright colored backing or small diameter fly line to the...
Forum: General Discussion 11-20-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,135
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Colorado Man Accused of Scamming Fishermen

Ugly stuff. Upstream and downstream. Greed can be a powerful motivator.
Forum: General Discussion 10-23-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Feels good to be back :)

And I was just about to make a low-ball offer on all your fly fishing equipment! :) Welcome back, good video. Maybe we can have get together at the creek.
Forum: The Fly Cast 09-28-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,084
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: casting an intermediate line

Most of my casting problems are solved with two easy actions:
1) Slow down
2) Watch the backcast

I don't have very good rhythm - I tend to "speed things up", making a conscience effort to slow...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 09-18-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Hybrid Stripers

You will have fun with them. They are strong and like to run.
Forum: Fly Fishing How To's 09-15-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 686
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: A different setup for an indicator/bobber fishing

I haven't tried it, but have thought about it. The hookset would be straight to the hook and not telegraphed through the bobber. Also might be able to detect strikes that don't show on the bobber.
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,514
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Flies that make you go hummmm

Hmmmm, somewhere in the dusty recesses of my brain box - I remember a theory and/or tests done on natural vs. synthetic materials. I believe that some of the synthetics that appear to be the same...
Forum: General Discussion 08-31-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 371
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: leader / tippet question

I believe the numbers you shared are mm not inches. Converting to inches, there is approximately 0.0002" difference. The standard size for 2x is 0.009" or 0.2286mm. I use fluro for most of my...
Forum: General Discussion 08-17-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: fishing spots in Louiville

You are very welcome. Hope you enjoy your visit.
Forum: General Discussion 08-16-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: fishing spots in Louiville

Here is some suggested research:
Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Fishing In Neighborhoods (http://fw.ky.gov/Fish/Pages/Fishing-In-Neighborhoods.aspx)
Lots of lakes in the Louisville area,...
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2015, 04:54 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 6,138
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: Animas "Could" be dead for Decades

This could be another example of what happens when invasive elements are left unchecked.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 07-19-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By roadkill1948
Re: trout rivers/streams near frankfort kentucky

Get on the Kentucky DNR web site and look around for stocking locations and dates. They have several places that are stocked in the Fall after trout is closed and then it is catch and release only...
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