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Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 08-20-2007, 06:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 13,055
Posted By rogcon
Juro, What is the isopropanol detection system...

Juro,
What is the isopropanol detection system you speak of ????
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 05-18-2007, 07:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 932
Posted By rogcon
10-15 inch tarpon ??? I would expect fish that...

10-15 inch tarpon ??? I would expect fish that young/small to still be back "behind" the mangroves in water with a low tidal turnover (low
oxygen) and inhospitable to to predators.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-24-2007, 09:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 856
Posted By rogcon
I have been going to the Keys for the last 15+...

I have been going to the Keys for the last 15+ yrs. . During that time I've met some very good guides that I consider friends. That being said, I've also run into some that are insufferable SOB's....
Forum: Lines, Loops and Leaders 04-18-2007, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,733
Posted By rogcon
The "X" Knot

What does everyone think of the "X'knot ? (non-sponsor link removed) click on "how to tie the X knot" just under the Location X advertisement). I think some testing may be in order, especially for a...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-03-2007, 12:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 832
Posted By rogcon
I don't know what to make of the guys telling the...

I don't know what to make of the guys telling the bay was closed to fishing, unless
it was in the preserve, and I don't believe it could be if there were condos there.
If you look at Trucha's...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 03-05-2007, 07:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 808
Posted By rogcon
Wished I had known they had the 8Eleven. I...

Wished I had known they had the 8Eleven. I bought a an LW 8twelve a couple months ago for a 9 wt. because the 6Nine would have lacked the capacity I wanted w/ 30# Micron ( my fingers REALLY don't...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 02-21-2007, 07:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 892
Posted By rogcon
Juro, Could you, at your leisure, give us a...

Juro,
Could you, at your leisure, give us a blow by blow of Culebra. The fish but also -
things like wading/or boat, DIY/or guide, accomodations, etc. EVERYTHING, inguiring minds have to know !!!!
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 02-19-2007, 07:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,674
Posted By rogcon
$700 is only somewhat expensive ??...

$700 is only somewhat expensive ?? !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 02-09-2007, 06:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By rogcon
Doesn't Rainbow Bend still have free use of a...

Doesn't Rainbow Bend still have free use of a Boston Whaler for it's guests ?
If they do, just go off to the right (west) to the Grassy Key sand spit. Anchor the
boat or beach on spit if tides are...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-18-2007, 12:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,205
Posted By rogcon
Juro, Please let me know the particulars. My...

Juro,
Please let me know the particulars. My trip to Belize got scuttled, again, and I'am frothing at the bit to try out my new Loop LW on a bonescreamer. I may be able to swing it during that time...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 12-29-2006, 07:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,696
Posted By rogcon
I will add one more thing. Fishing in fresh water...

I will add one more thing. Fishing in fresh water you can use the CR39 & other polycrbonate lense sunglasses. The lenses are light & generally very comfortable. However, in fishing the salt I would...
Forum: Lines, Loops and Leaders 12-27-2006, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,098
Posted By rogcon
In using the the loop-to-loop with a braided mono...

In using the the loop-to-loop with a braided mono double catch loop on the fly line- Why can't you splice a loop into the 30 lb. dacron backing. I have never had
a spliced backing loop fail w/ ~ 8...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 12-27-2006, 11:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,696
Posted By rogcon
Ocean Waves ; Boston w/ Backwater Green lenses....

Ocean Waves ; Boston w/ Backwater Green lenses. MSRP = $170; can find on net for ~ $130.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 12-04-2006, 08:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,682
Posted By rogcon
Depending on the date I would love to go to...

Depending on the date I would love to go to Acklins w/ you guys if there is room.
I went crazy everytime I read one of your posts regarding that area.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 12-01-2006, 08:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,137
Posted By rogcon
Are you sure it's "Location X" and not "Chasing...

Are you sure it's "Location X" and not "Chasing Silver" tonight ?
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 11-13-2006, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 851
Posted By rogcon
Ocean Waves w/ Backwater Green Mirrored glass...

Ocean Waves w/ Backwater Green Mirrored glass lenses ( amber ). Once you use
these you'll never use any other polarized sunglasses.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 10-09-2006, 09:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,744
Posted By rogcon
Malaria in Belize ????

I'am hoping to finally get to Belize (Ambergris) for a DIY this Feb. Have been trying for a couple years now. Anyway, someone (non-fisher person) mentioned about
the need for antimalarial meds...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 08-31-2006, 10:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 515
Posted By rogcon
For DYI wade fishing for bones - Go 5 mi. west to...

For DYI wade fishing for bones - Go 5 mi. west to Curry Hummacks. There are also
some very large 'cuda on this flat when it floods. I also witnessed a friend jump a
100+ lb tarpon in the little...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 08-15-2006, 06:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,365
Posted By rogcon
Thanks Sean, I was looking for the the US...

Thanks Sean, I was looking for the the US importer on the net & didn't have much luck. Thanks again for the tip!
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 08-14-2006, 02:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,365
Posted By rogcon
You can get the HD 9-13 for $436 US from...

You can get the HD 9-13 for $436 US from Australia + around $22 S/H. There may
be less expensive places to buy Danielsson reels, but this is the best deal I've found. I'am thinking of getting an LD...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 08-09-2006, 07:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 813
Posted By rogcon
Weedguards on bonefish flies

What type of weedguard do you guys use on small bonefish flies over turtle grass in real skinny water, ie, Belize? Single mono, double mono, loop ???
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 05-11-2006, 09:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By rogcon
Are people allowed to take 4 pcs rods (30" tube)...

Are people allowed to take 4 pcs rods (30" tube) as carry on ? I was under the impression you could not. Some BS about it being a club.
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 04-19-2006, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,253
Posted By rogcon
Powell reels

I'am in the process of setting up a new bonefish outfit. I know Powell makes a good rod, but I don't know anything about their reels. In particular, their Switchback IV & V model. Does anyone have...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-17-2006, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 627
Posted By rogcon
Thank you all for your responses to my question.

Thank you all for your responses to my question.
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 04-17-2006, 08:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 627
Posted By rogcon
What bonefish line ?

Hi Everyone,
I'am new to the forum, and being from Upstate N.Y. I'am not very familiar w/ tropical flylines. What bonefish line do most of you like ? Braided mono core or single mono filament ? 3M...
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