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    Re: Got to try a few rods out

    I agree with BOTH of you!!!!!
    It is the archer....but after fishing with a shakespeare wonderod for years, I thought I died and went to fly fishing heaven when I picked up the first graphite fly rod...
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    Re: Got to try a few rods out

    could you tell me more about the burkie 695??
    a rod that size at 3 oz does not sound heavy to me at all...
    I wonder why they dont they put or offer the single recoil snakes on their trout models?...
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    Re: Douglas SKY 9'/#4 on the West Banch

    I lived in Bingoland from 1971 to 1979....we probably ate speedies at the same bars and saw Jaws in the same movie theater...we also probably shopped at the ORIGINAL Dick's Sporting goods when it was...
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    Re: Douglas SKY 9'/#4 on the West Banch

    last time I fished the west branch was 1975 when I had 1/50th of the knowledge I have now. Back then I thought you had to fish dries no matter what the fish were doing. ..I would love to hit the...
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    Re: fish Colorado for the first time...

    you can fish south Platte by Deckers about an hour or more away....easy to find since half of denver drives there every day to fish. you wont be lonely there ;)
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    Re: Come on People

    i like and have used that technique...seems like an interesting cool guy also!!!
    norm
  7. Re: Nautilus XL Max failure right out of the box

    this is true in all the Pates, Tibors, Abels, and Islanders I have owned over the years that had clutch dogs.
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    Re: Why Am I Home?

    I trust what you report more than some politician or actor lecturing me from their yacht on how to reduce my carbon footprint when they are burning 1 gallon of diesel per mile in the Mediterranean...
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    Re: Come on People

    That really was the motivation for my question....personally I find that I extend the fight a lot longer trying to net a fish, especially in fast water, than gently pulling back onto the shore....
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    Re: Come on People

    You are correct, but I was just wondering how people would answer my question. I suspect that the #1 stress factor is prolonged fights probably secondary to light leaders.
    I do think there is a...
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    Re: Come on People

    I am going to play the devil's advocate here and ask:
    which causes more stress:
    1) releasing a netted fish after a 10 minute fight with 6X or 7X leader
    2)quick shallow water release after a 1...
  12. Thread: Plume fly

    by okaloosa
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    Re: Plume fly

    "It is never rejected "

    :rolleyes:
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    Re: The ads on this site

    I put a search in for a Hardy DD spool on Ebay and now I get bra ads!!!! my wife is gonna think somethings up LOL
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    Re: NRX Rods being discontinued.

    which one feels lighter in the hand?
    could you please explain more specifically why NRX is more rewarding to fish?...
    thanks, norm
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    Re: Too good not to share...

    that is too good not to share...
    he is gonna be screwed for life now;)
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    Jig bunny streamers

    does it really matter which side the bunny strip sits when it comes to action and ability to catch fish...
    I normally do not tie it this way since the fly will sit upside down but wonder what most...
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    Re: Catch and Keep mandatory?

    interesting...
    I wonder also if part of it is possibly a philosophy that fishing was originally meant as a means to obtain food and not as a sport.
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    Re: Bull red testing the 8 wt!

    I have fly fished for reds for 30 yrs...most places if you spook a red its in the next zip code...
    often if you spook reds in the lower La delta they move 15 feet and you have another shot.
    I...
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    Re: Catch and Keep mandatory?

    the only time I have heard of catch and keep is if they want to charge you per pound for your catch....
  20. Re: August 2019 caption competition - sponsored by Allen Fly Fishing

    Alright, now where's my net????
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    Re: Bull red testing the 8 wt!

    everyone always says "you should have seen the fishing here 50 years ago"...
    I tell people if they want that type of fishing hire a guide to do some fly fishing for reds out of Louisiana...
    it...
  22. Re: WTB, original Hardy Ultralite 6000DD reel/spool

    anybody have an extra spool for sale?
  23. Thread: Redfish Pics

    by okaloosa
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    Re: Redfish Pics

    nothing like sightfishing to big carefree Louisiana delta bulls....

    18151
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    Re: Allen Trout II No.1 trout reel

    sold,
    Thank you Andrew and thank you North american flyfishing forum
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    Re: Allen Trout II No.1 trout reel

    PM sent LH but easily rreversible
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