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Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-08-2008, 03:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,441
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I am fully satisfied with my Mongoose. At it's...

I am fully satisfied with my Mongoose. At it's price point it delivers. I tie bunches of Classic Salmon and saltwater patterns that routinely require hooks in the 1/0 to 9/0 range as well as minute...
Forum: the Rod Rack 07-09-2007, 06:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,710
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Shotgunner makes some great points water ...

Shotgunner makes some great points

water
fish
fly size

Add to that WIND... Although I prefer to use a rod that affords me a more relaxed casting style....occasionally I give it up as...
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 06-28-2007, 06:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 717
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RobJon: As a guide for the Hungry Trout fly...

RobJon:

As a guide for the Hungry Trout fly shop, it's always nice to hear about the "quality folks" that live down in and around Ausable Acres. Just about the time you had your close call,...
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 01-12-2007, 06:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 697
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adirondacks

David:

There are many outstanding opportunities in the Adirondacks. Rivers that come to mind include The St. Regis, Saranac, Ausable, Chateaugay, Chazy, and the Salmon (near Malone, not Pulaski)....
Forum: >> Archive: Salmon & Steelhead Flies 02-10-2006, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 747
Posted By 24-7
I am currently tying with these substitutes. ...

I am currently tying with these substitutes. They were purchased from a non-sponsor shop overseas and were also available during the last Fly Fishing Show circuit. An effective dyeing process...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 01-08-2006, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 857
Posted By 24-7
I like using an "ole" western (maybe Canadian)...

I like using an "ole" western (maybe Canadian) tie called the Carey Special, Just a great all around fly.

Dave
Forum: >> Archive: Favorite Trout Flies 01-08-2006, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,693
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Josko: Yeah, the kids deserve to see Dad in...

Josko:

Yeah, the kids deserve to see Dad in action using their gift.

I have a set, but seldom use them. The hole is sized to accomodate the the eye of the hook. Obviously, once the guard is...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 01-03-2006, 09:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 757
Posted By 24-7
line selection

Night Raider

If I'm not mistaken, I believe someone suggested using a 4 wt line on your 3 wt rod. Correct?

This can make good sense if..............

1. You will typically working short...
Forum: >> Archive: Salmon & Steelhead Flies 12-29-2005, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 909
Posted By 24-7
Thanks for the replies Gents I haven't used...

Thanks for the replies Gents

I haven't used Danville thread in years and I cannot recall why I moved away from it

I never considered burnishing my thread base

El cheapo flat tinsel also...
Forum: >> Archive: Salmon & Steelhead Flies 12-27-2005, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 909
Posted By 24-7
thread preference

I sure would appreciate knowing which working thread (white) other tyers are using as base for silk bodies.

Despite my best efforts, untwisting thread on bobbin and avoiding excess wraps, I still...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 12-13-2005, 04:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 473
Posted By 24-7
Can't see the problem

Looks good to me Charlie> Have you tried some vigorous false casting to dry her out?

Good Luck .....Pulaski dave
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 11-27-2005, 07:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,555
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One of Bob Gorman's "Green River", Jade...9' 4wt...

One of Bob Gorman's "Green River", Jade...9' 4wt served with a Loop 1.5 traditional .

Species.....Who cares as long as I'm casting


Dave
Forum: Classic Atlantic Salmon 11-21-2005, 04:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 806
Posted By 24-7
fighting butts

Dear QS

R.B. Meiser Rods (one of our sponsors) produces a number of "Switch Rods" that have removable fighting butts. Although I have not had the pleasure of casting one of Bob's rods, a quick...
Forum: Great Lakes Steelhead & Salmon 11-18-2005, 11:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 385
Posted By 24-7
snow

Juro:

This Sat and Sunday are shaping up nicely with temps on the rise. Possibility of rain on Sunday. I believe that they will maintain 750 cfs throughout the weekend.

Most of the lake...
Forum: Getting Started 11-07-2005, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,069
Posted By 24-7
Inexpensive rings to hang shower curtains

Buy alot of these. You will use them to sort and/or
hang your materials that are stored in plastic bags.

A good source of light will enhance your time at the bench, improve your outcomes and...
Forum: Getting Started 10-10-2005, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 648
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Bryce: The Albright Knot is certainly OK for...

Bryce:

The Albright Knot is certainly OK for use in a leader line connection. It is strong, but unfortunately bulky. If your fishing practises rarely bring the leader line connection past the...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 10-08-2005, 09:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,326
Posted By 24-7
I don't have 1st hand experience with either of...

I don't have 1st hand experience with either of the reels you are considering but you may want to look at the Tioga @ a similar price point. As you live in Michigan, there should be no problem...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 09-15-2005, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 531
Posted By 24-7
Ed: The area you refer to is my home turf. The...

Ed: The area you refer to is my home turf. The fly fishing opportunities in the High Peaks region of the Adirondacks are in a word, exceptional! Although the Ausable is our claim to fame, other...
Forum: Great Lakes Steelhead & Salmon 08-30-2005, 08:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
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lakeside 41 I too was interested in a rod...

lakeside 41

I too was interested in a rod that was suitable for salmon and steelies in the GL tribs. I choose the CND 14' 4" Steelhead Specialist for three compelling reasons.

1. As Charlie...
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