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    01-12-2018, 09:37 AM
    mike_r replied to a thread Solitude Reel ? in Fly Reels
    I received a Black Solitude 3 as a birthday gift and couldn’t be more pleased with all aspects of the reel. It certainly is a touch heavy at 6.9oz...
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    01-12-2018, 07:29 AM
    mike_r replied to a thread rod balance in Fly Rods
    Not that it’s hugely important to have perfect static balance from a casting perspective, but more for a fishing comfort like when exercising long...
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    01-04-2018, 11:42 PM
    It looks like a custom fly rod built on a Fenwick “HMG” blank. GFL usually stands for G raphite FL y rod. Great story, a rod to pass to the next...
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    01-01-2018, 10:22 AM
    mike_r replied to a thread Scott Radian in Fly Rods
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    01-01-2018, 09:54 AM
    mike_r replied to a thread Scott Radian in Fly Rods
    The RIO gold should carry a #6 bugger but it will still be a bit clunky because of the softer tapered front tip of the line which is designed for...
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    12-31-2017, 06:53 PM
    mike_r replied to a thread Scott Radian in Fly Rods
    Curious what line you are using? Short headed, heavily weighted foward lines are often terrible for heavy or bulky streamers...it is the abrupt...
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    12-28-2017, 01:15 PM
    mike_r replied to a thread Stickman T8 Amber - 9'/#8 in Fly Rods
    For reels, I would also consider the Bauer RX 5. 7.8 oz and 225 yds of 20# dacron with a typical WF8F line Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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