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02-17-2004, 05:28 PM
If you hold a loop while doing the swing, don't let the loop wrap around the reel handle when you hook a steelhead.

Leland Miyawaki
02-17-2004, 05:51 PM
It's been a long time since I've read one little sentence that told so much.

Nicely written,

02-17-2004, 06:28 PM
Been there and done that. Ever get the chance to see the fish? Only thing I can think of is "snap".

02-17-2004, 08:07 PM
Don't let the reel handle get tangled in your rain gear. Thet gives a quick long range release too. Like SH69 I've been inattentive and guilty of both.