Got this on Global Fly Fisher
Type: Posts; User: supersenior
Got this on Global Fly Fisher
I got this email in my notification box.
Admin, who is wild man "banned from FAOL
trim KF, trim biot, leave the stub (take the cannoli)
What's the reason for not trimming the biot stub?
I sent "newfie" a message back on Dec. 28th/13 in hopes of purchasing the reel.
To date, I haven't received a reply.
I just watched WFN, "The New Fly Fisher",which featured Joe Humphreys on Penn. limestone creeks/rivers.
He was explaining his nymph leaders, using a .017" butt section and his specific casting...
I acquired the above fly line and haven't fished it yet.
I understand that the line sinks very slowly, 1-1.5 ips
Would one use a tapered leader (7.5- 9.0) or a 3-5' section of straight...
When I click on a thread, I get a list of "threaded Views"
Is there a way to open all replies without this list?
I'm going to buy some Marine Goop like Jim Smith's reply suggests.l
I decided to tie up some streamers through the winter months.
In the past, I haven't painted or placed any "eyes" on them.
What is the best method to secure the eyes so they don't come off?
Thank-you All for your input.
How does one prepare the tip of a sinking line for a section of tippet?
Do you nail knot a heavy piece of mono and then a perfection loop?
Put a small loop in the tip of the sinking line and...
August 2014, will have 5 Fridays, 5 Saturdays and 5 Sundays.
This happens only once every 823 years.
The Chinese call it, 'Silver Pockets Full."
This is the only time you will see this...
I don't know if the previous post is the same but at one time we could search for a particular pattern?
I don't see that option?
Happy Birthday, Joni and Many Happy Returns from Canada.
Just a thought!
I'm a nymph fisherman who generally use a range of # 10-18's.
Some of my nymphs are unweighted,some with weighted lead underbodies and others with brass beads.
On occasion, I've...
Excuse me! There is not such thing as "cheap Canadian whisky."
CANADIAN CLUB 20 YEARS OLD
I second that!
Same old thing,nothing new.
Complete waste of money.
The venue should have stayed at the Hamilton Convention Centre.
Thank-you for all of your valuable input and tips.
"Sometimes one cannot see the the forest for the trees." (another senior's moment)
I'm going to try one of the manufacturer's line dressing, come...
I just watched a video by Simon Gawesworth on cleaning and dressing floating fly lines.
The final process was dressing the line with "Rio's Agent X Line Dressing."
I've been using "AmorAll" for...
I have about 1/2 doz furled leaders from the fly goddess.
I alternate back and forth between the two.
And I also thank- you,NewTyer 1
All help is appreciated by the old guy.
After 40 years you would think I could have thought of that.
Works like a charm.
I tie leaders in 9' and 12' lengths.I then wrap the leader around my 4 fingers,starting with the tippet and and ending with the butt wrap around the coils several times to keep it from...
Though they aren't barbless, look at the Kamasan B220.