Search:

Type: Posts; User: Garic

Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Replies
    34
    Views
    2,054

    I often look for inspiration on what to tie,...

    I often look for inspiration on what to tie, (CaseyP, I have never HEARD of some of your american flies, so the name search doesn't always help me, lol) so I think that a search by material would be...
  2. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,198

    the little give in the wrist is a good idea, not...

    the little give in the wrist is a good idea, not only for your casting, but keeping the wrist locked is a contributing factor in tendonitis.
  3. Thread: tungsten beads

    by Garic
    Replies
    7
    Views
    830

    thanks betty, will message him and see

    thanks betty, will message him and see
  4. Thread: tungsten beads

    by Garic
    Replies
    7
    Views
    830

    tungsten beads

    can anyone point me in the direction of the guy that was selling these on here, can't find the post, any help appreciated
  5. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,776

    Just as an addition to this thread, as an idea to...

    Just as an addition to this thread, as an idea to Mato saying it's easier with a sliding indicator, I whip yarn to a length of cotton bud (I think they are Q-tips stateside) then use a length of...
  6. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,816

    my worry would be any damage caused by the nylon...

    my worry would be any damage caused by the nylon dragging across the fishes mouth before the hook takes hold, I'm sure we alll know how tippet material can cut (and deep)
  7. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,671

    dunno how you do things in the states, but here...

    dunno how you do things in the states, but here in the UK i believe that a restriction on engine size for the first year would be a bonus, too many kids with too powerful machines for my liking
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    884

    in these days of C&R, how do you debarb the...

    in these days of C&R, how do you debarb the velcro?????????
  9. Thread: Deer Hair

    by Garic
    Replies
    6
    Views
    901

    Fishbum, why do you say not to use salt on the...

    Fishbum, why do you say not to use salt on the deer hide? I did some sections of deer with salt last year and they seem to be fine to use, although this is the first I have tried so I have nothing to...
  10. Thread: FAO Hans

    by Garic
    Replies
    3
    Views
    859

    FAO Hans

    Hi Hans, I was wondering if you can give me a bit of advise, my darling wife told me last night that she is going to buy me the Law Bench vise for my christmas (which leaves me both bewildered and...
  11. Thread: tying vise

    by Garic
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,593

    Normand, thank you, thats exactly the type of...

    Normand, thank you, thats exactly the type of thing I have been looking for (I knew the FAOL family would come though :)) It certainly looks good quality, but I'll do a little research before I jump...
  12. Thread: tying vise

    by Garic
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,593

    Jay, the regal is rotary, but not true inline...

    Jay, the regal is rotary, but not true inline rotary, the only way to be even close with that type of head is if the hook shank was in the middle of the jaws, as oposed to above as in a true inline....
  13. Thread: tying vise

    by Garic
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,593

    yeah I had a look at that one too Norm, but as I...

    yeah I had a look at that one too Norm, but as I stated above I am not a great fan of the cam system vise.
  14. Thread: tying vise

    by Garic
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,593

    it may just be my overriding desire to...

    it may just be my overriding desire to improve/invent things for fly fishing/tying, I have always disliked having to adjust the gape on the jaws on a cam vise (due to never being regimental enough to...
  15. Thread: A CDC question

    by Garic
    Replies
    21
    Views
    1,739

    well mick, you can't be applying the gink...

    well mick, you can't be applying the gink sparingly enough ;) as I have found that it works just fine.
  16. Thread: tying vise

    by Garic
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,593

    yeah I know about the regal vises, I was just...

    yeah I know about the regal vises, I was just using that pic as an example in case I didn't describe clearly what I was looking for. If I can' t find a proprietary vise I may have a go at modifying...
  17. Thread: tying vise

    by Garic
    Replies
    24
    Views
    2,593

    tying vise

    does anyone know of a true inline rotary vice using the lever type jaws such as this??? http://www.hero.be/HeroOutdoor/N_frame.html?http://www.hero.be/HeroOutdoor/N_art_509.html
  18. Thread: A CDC question

    by Garic
    Replies
    21
    Views
    1,739

    regular gel floatants such as gink will work with...

    regular gel floatants such as gink will work with cdc feathers if applied very sparingly.
  19. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,783

    size 12 kamasan B170 medium wire, can use for...

    size 12 kamasan B170 medium wire, can use for dries, weight it for lures and heavy nymphs, and I recon at a push it could take small pike or saltwater fish
  20. Replies
    39
    Views
    3,471

    I am not a fan of Dave Cammis as given above...

    I am not a fan of Dave Cammis as given above (although you experience may vary). I find video is a great medium to learn from and imo the best I have seen, if you can understand the scots accent, is...
  21. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,445

    bazakwardz, my point exactly, a true 2 weight...

    bazakwardz, my point exactly, a true 2 weight line would fish a 2 weight line and may be able to move a line size either way, but not 2 weights up imo, and I would doubt it has been rateds correctly...
  22. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,445

    Eric I totally agree with you on that point, but...

    Eric I totally agree with you on that point, but to me putting a 4wt line on a 2wt rod just doesn't add up, maybe a 3wt line to load the rod a bit quicker, but if you need to use a 4wt line I would...
  23. Replies
    5
    Views
    991

    ye gods, and here was me thinking "the wild hogs"...

    ye gods, and here was me thinking "the wild hogs" was just a film, lol
  24. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,445

    this is just a question, not a judgement, but if...

    this is just a question, not a judgement, but if you put a 3 or 4 weight line on a 2 weight rod, doesn't it defeat the purpose of buying a 2 weight in the first place?
  25. Replies
    3
    Views
    508

    damn, wish I was there to fish with you guys,...

    damn, wish I was there to fish with you guys, fuel over here is nearing 10$ a gallon
Results 1 to 25 of 272
Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4