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Forum: Fly Lines 09-02-2009, 07:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,827
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Mono Loop Instead of Braided Loop

You know, I was thinking of using a needle knot and actually inserting the mono into the core of the fly line. Perhaps having the loop snug, or as close to the fly line as possible...not sure if...
Forum: Fly Lines 09-01-2009, 08:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,827
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Mono Loop Instead of Braided Loop

Do you find that the mono impedes casting? I'm guessing not as it seems common...

Thanks all for the good info! Can anyone point me to a decent resource for tying needle/nail knots? I've not...
Forum: Fly Lines 09-01-2009, 08:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,827
Posted By sesro1978
Question Mono Loop Instead of Braided Loop

Hi-

I've been considering switching back to braided loop connectors on my fly line after spending about a year with the Sci. Angler's L2L Connectors. My concern is that the braided loop will,...
Forum: Fly Rods 08-23-2009, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,163
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Winston WT Series Rod - Opinions?

Hi-

I've been looking at the 8' 3wt WT as an all around small stream 3wt. If anyone owns or has fished this rod and could speak to its action and flex, that would be appreciated.

Thanks,
S
Forum: Fly Rods 08-20-2009, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,163
Posted By sesro1978
Winston WT Series Rod - Opinions?

Also I've been looking at the WT Series for a new rod...what's the word on this rod? Lots of feel? How is the action of this rod? There don't seem to be any Winston dealers close to where I am so...
Forum: Fly Rods 08-11-2009, 02:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 943
Posted By sesro1978
Question Scott A3 Bass Rod

Hi-

I've been considering picking up a Scott A3 9' 7-weight as a bass rod. Anyone out there own this rod and if so, can you lend any opinions as to how it fishes?

Is it well made?

Thanks,...
Forum: Fly Rods 08-11-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,021
Posted By sesro1978
Re: ways to clean fly rod handles?

I use a Magic Eraser...works wonders.
Forum: Fly Rods 07-12-2009, 08:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,772
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Scott G2 Choices

You mentioned that it "wimped out quick". What specifically didn't you like about it? Line-speed too low? Didn't cast as far as you like? Too "noodley"?

Yea, I have to agree 7'7" does seem...
Forum: Fly Rods 07-09-2009, 07:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,772
Posted By sesro1978
Question Scott G2 Choices

Hi-

I have just enough left over from work-related bonus to pick up some new rods. I've decided on the Scott G2 for in the 7'7" 3-weight and the 8'4" 5-weight flavors. Anyone out there fish...
Forum: General Discussion 07-01-2009, 08:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,305
Posted By sesro1978
Re: fishing lanyards

Hi-

This thread is a couple months old now, but I thought I'd throw my 2 cents in anyway...

I just started using a lanyard and a fishing shirt (shirt wasn't strictly intended for fishing by the...
Forum: Fly Rods 06-17-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 679
Posted By sesro1978
Question Orvis Superfine "Trout Bum" 805/4

Hi-

I'm considering purchasing one of these rods and was wondering if anyone out there has experience with this model? Likes? Dislikes? General comments?

Thanks,
S
Forum: Other Gear 04-23-2009, 09:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 931
Posted By sesro1978
Question Patagonia Hip Chest Pack

Hi-

Anyone out there use this pack? I've been thinking of trading in my old Orvis Safe Passage Complete chest pack for one...

How much room is in the Patagonia model?
Is it comfy?
Do you...
Forum: Fly Rods 04-13-2009, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Scott G Info. Needed

Hi-

No, that Scott is a different rod. I'm looking at the 3 piece and selling the older 2 piece. 2 piece is a sweet rod just looking for something that packs down a bit smaller.

I'm asking...
Forum: Fly Rods 04-13-2009, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By sesro1978
Question Scott G Info. Needed

Hi-

Did Scott Fly Rods ever produce an 8'5" 5wt., 3-piece model in the original G series of rods? I can't seem to find any information about this particular rod anywhere...

Thanks,
S
Forum: Fly Reels 04-09-2009, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 870
Posted By sesro1978
Question Vosseler RC Series Reels

Hi-

I've been flip-flopping on reels lately and was wondering if anyone has any experience with the Vosseler RC (or any Vosseler reel for that matter)? I'm interested in the RC series in...
Forum: Fly Reels 04-08-2009, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,173
Posted By sesro1978
Question Lamson Radius Reels - Scott F Series Rods

Hi-

I've been looking at the Lamson Radius 1.5 as an option for my both Scott 703 and 764 Fibertouch rods. Does anyone have any experience with this line of fly reel?

What are your thoughts on...
Forum: Other Gear 04-06-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,841
Posted By sesro1978
Leader to Line Connection

Hi-

What do you feel is the best way to connect your fly line to your leader? I've been using the SA L2L connectors with fairly good results. Do folks out there prefer braided loops? Knots? A...
Forum: Other Gear 03-04-2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 848
Posted By sesro1978
Question Good hydration chest pack?

Hi-

Can anyone recommend a decent chest pack/backpack combo that has water holding capabilities? I've been looking at Fishpond's High Country Tech Pack but it's spendy... I've considered...
Forum: Northeast 01-18-2009, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,582
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Hello from Montpelier

Hey-

Welcome to the area. You may want to check out the few rivers that are open in VT year-round...I think the Otter Creek is open from Center Falls in Rutland, VT all the way up to Lake...
Forum: Fly Reels 01-11-2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,185
Posted By sesro1978
Question Ross Cimarron 1 Fly Reel - Suitable?

Hi-

I'm considering purchasing a Ross Cimarron 1 fly reel (and extra spool) for both my 3 and 5 weight Steffen Brother's fly rods. Does anyone have any experience with the Cimarron that would...
Forum: Fly Rods 12-11-2008, 10:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,192
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Scott G2 - Opinion?

How is the flex on the G2? Fairly deep or near the tip (with a fish on)?

Thanks,
S
Forum: Fly Rods 12-10-2008, 07:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,192
Posted By sesro1978
Scott G2 - Opinion?

Hi-

I'm considering picking up a Scott G2 fly rod (can't seem to find the discontinued G anywhere these days). Anyway, if you have had experience with the G2, what is your opinion of this rod? ...
Forum: Fly Rods 12-01-2008, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,095
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Orvis Superfine 795 Opinion...

Any chance you have an Orvis Superfine in the 3-weight variety you are wanting to part with?

I actually ended up getting one of the newer Superfine Trout Bum fly rods. I picked up the 8'...
Forum: Fly Rods 10-14-2008, 10:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By sesro1978
Re: Old Scott G Action

Thanks! I think by progressive I mean slow to medium action...I'm not so much interested in distance casting but more so in the feel of a fish on the rod...

~Seth
Forum: Fly Rods 10-14-2008, 08:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By sesro1978
Old Scott G Action

Hi-

I have an opportunity to purchase an old Scott G fly rod and was wondering what the action is like on this model? I won't have the chance to cast it before purchase so any info. would be...
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