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    I live in eastern CT and there's 22 fishable...

    I live in eastern CT and there's 22 fishable lakes, ponds and impoundments just in my town alone.
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    I have in the neighborhood of 20 vintage glass...

    I have in the neighborhood of 20 vintage glass rods
    Contrary to popular opinion, they were not all the same quality or the same action.
    My first glass rod was a POS Conolon. I still have it but...
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    My local river is a caddis river About the time...

    My local river is a caddis river
    About the time that the river drops to a comfortable wading depth, the alder flies (actually zebra caddis, not true alderflies) are emerging.
    Green Drakes and BWOs...
  4. Thread: Lake Flies

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    We were the "new guys" at a camp last June where...

    We were the "new guys" at a camp last June where everyone was there to fish the dozen or so FFO trout ponds in the area.
    A couple of the more hard core fellows kept talking about the dragonfly...
  5. Thread: coiled sighters

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    Long tippet, 4 ft minimum

    Long tippet, 4 ft minimum
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    Yeah I tie a 2 piece sighter section, blood...

    Yeah
    I tie a 2 piece sighter section, blood knotted together with a loop on each end. Not long, 16-18 inches maybe
    When it's called for, that section gets looped between the leader and the tippet....
  7. Thread: coiled sighters

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    I use #12 Cajun Advantage (.013") and #8 Stren...

    I use #12 Cajun Advantage (.013") and #8 Stren Hi-Vis Gold (.011")
    A nice fellow at the local bait and tackle shop actually gave me what I use for free off the spools that they use to fill...
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    George Daniel did his "Dynamic Nymphing" seminar...

    George Daniel did his "Dynamic Nymphing" seminar at our club last winter. Very imformitive.
    Here the same show on Youtube. It's in 3 parts

    https://youtu.be/ObcDRwrlbuo
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    I got this 1:43 pm today 4/29/15 Dear dudley,...

    I got this 1:43 pm today 4/29/15

    Dear dudley,

    Someone has tried to log into your account on FAOL BB with an incorrect password at least 5 times. This person has been prevented from attempting...
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    We have opening day here in CT The anticipation...

    We have opening day here in CT
    The anticipation of the "holiday" increases licence sales which benefits the state fisheries program.
    A great number of these licence holders only trout fish on...
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    Oops I just realized that it was 1492 that you...

    Oops
    I just realized that it was 1492 that you were asking about
    The short answer is no, they can't be switched to left hand wind
    The long answer is that they can but when I read about it, it...
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    http://i1315.photobucket.com/albums/t598/PDNott/re...

    http://i1315.photobucket.com/albums/t598/PDNott/reels022_zps2a52ce6b.jpg
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    That's a popper, similar to this one, made from ...

    That's a popper, similar to this one, made from lobster buoy foam
    The black is eel grass. A sea weed

    http://i1315.photobucket.com/albums/t598/PDNott/IMGP0012_zps0a8c5576.jpg
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    You tie the loop small to keep the fly from...

    You tie the loop small to keep the fly from fouling.

    http://i1315.photobucket.com/albums/t598/PDNott/capejune2009059_zpsb34aae65.jpg
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    While I wasn't one of the 114 members instructed...

    While I wasn't one of the 114 members instructed to change their password, I did it anyway as Mr "Wild Man" PMed me as well
    As I don't post here even as much as once a month, I have to wonder how...
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    The Lee Wulff rods were top of the line from...

    The Lee Wulff rods were top of the line from Garcia and one of the most collectible
  17. Thread: Fiberglass

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    I have an 8' Garcia 9/10wt that's just about...

    I have an 8' Garcia 9/10wt that's just about perfect for my saltwater kayak fishing.
    It's not a distance caster, but it excels at landing powerful fish up close.
    Best 10 bucks I ever spent
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    The Global Dorber lines are made by Northern...

    The Global Dorber lines are made by Northern Sport which make a lot of OEM / private label lines
    If you're looking for the $10 over runs / factory seconds you can get them HERE
    I've had good luck...
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    This is the brook across the street from my house...

    This is the brook across the street from my house and what I consider small


    http://images2.snapfish.com/232323232fp5398%3B>nu%3D6489>74%3A>254>WSNRCG%3D3389%3B5%3A%3A56345nu0mrj
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    When I was a kid I wanted to be like Lee Wulff...

    When I was a kid I wanted to be like Lee Wulff and discover the next new undiscovered blue ribbon fishery.
    Still feel the same way.
    (the wilds of Labrador and northern PQ)
  21. Thread: Fiberglass

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    I still use the Lamiglass 4wt that my father...

    I still use the Lamiglass 4wt that my father built for me in 1972.
    I had a blue Conolon beforehand but the Lamiglass was at a whole different level from what I was used to.
    When graphite came...
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    My father built me a Lamiglass 4wt in 1972 Still...

    My father built me a Lamiglass 4wt in 1972
    Still use it.
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    That sounds like a Cabela's Prestige line to me...

    That sounds like a Cabela's Prestige line to me
    On sale now. 20 beans
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    Jack Gartside's Soft Hackle Streamer is another...

    Jack Gartside's Soft Hackle Streamer is another excellent fly that uses mallard flank, but just as a collar
    This streamer has a great life-like action....
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    The classic Hornberg has always been a go-to fly...

    The classic Hornberg has always been a go-to fly for me but I've never been sure if it was dry fly, a wet, or a streamer.
    It can used as all three. Most often for me it's a streamer.
    More recently...
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