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Old 08-14-2014, 07:43 PM
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Took my tube out for the first time this year. Had am awesome time using the 0wt on it, and I managed to hit the trifecta.

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Very nice, congrats on those beautiful fish!
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my tube out using the 0wt on it,
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Excellent! I'm looking for a 0 wt for just the very same thing.
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OH Man....I am sure you had a great time......

Hey Nick, are you using a Sage 0wt line on your rod?
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OH Man....I am sure you had a great time......

Hey Nick, are you using a Sage 0wt line on your rod?
I'm actually using an Orvis Superfine 1wt line on it. I had a bunch or gift cards to Orvis and 1wt was as low as their lines went. Didn't really want to pay out of pocket for an expensive Sage 0wt line, and I don't think the rod or myself can really tell the difference.
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Congrats.

I was fishing the Green one day last week and caught a rainbow, brookie, couple browns, and a couple whitefish. Was hoping for a cutthroat to make it a complete day.
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Thanks Nick....I am still trying to talk myself into building one of those 0wt rods. I have built several rods in the past but I did not enjoy it and promised myself that I was done with building. $625 for a store bought rod turns my stomach and makes me consider the unconsiderable. Wished I had a local 'buddy' that would build it for me. .....As dad used to say " if wishes were horses beggars would ride"......
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Thanks Nick....I am still trying to talk myself into building one of those 0wt rods. I have built several rods in the past but I did not enjoy it and promised myself that I was done with building. $625 for a store bought rod turns my stomach and makes me consider the unconsiderable. Wished I had a local 'buddy' that would build it for me. .....As dad used to say " if wishes were horses beggars would ride"......
Ditz - You can actually buy a fully built 0wt from the same place I got my blanks (RDPflyrods.com) for $160-180 depending on length and pieces. Given how much I am enjoying the blanks, I'm sure their built rods would be great. The owner is also a very nice guy from my few interactions with him.
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