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Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 02-27-2010, 04:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By AdrianV
Lots of info! Great, thanks. I think we'll go...

Lots of info! Great, thanks.
I think we'll go for Murphy's Fly Fishing For Striped Bass. Mitchell's Fly Rodding The Coast and Caolo's Sight Fishing For Stripers. And to feel the atmosphere The Moon...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 02-26-2010, 05:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 832
Posted By AdrianV
books you cannot be without

Hello guys,

We are very seriously considering booking a flight to Cape Cod in september.
We are not familiar with striper, only sea bass around here.

What can you recommend as essential books...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 04-03-2006, 09:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,464
Posted By AdrianV
I live in Holland and close to the Belgium...

I live in Holland and close to the Belgium border. In some pubs overhere you can get over 70 different kinds of beer. My favourits are Palm (Dutch) and in summertime a Geuze (sour/fresh) from the...
Forum: the Rod Rack 03-13-2006, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 970
Posted By AdrianV
Gatti

I am using a couple of Gatti's.
The IM6 quality rods are regular good rods, fast action and sturdy. I am using these now for about 4 years and very regular. No problem at all, casts great.
The...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 03-08-2006, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By AdrianV
Thanks guys for all the replies. I will check...

Thanks guys for all the replies. I will check upon some lines such as the Rio.
Strike-indicators are not allowed in competition, so must be bite indication on the line only. Again thanks.
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-23-2006, 06:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 914
Posted By AdrianV
Line with build-in strike indicator

Does anyone know of a floating line with a build in strike indicator? Such as a wider/broader tip section?
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 02-20-2006, 05:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,323
Posted By AdrianV
A long time ago in Austria

A long time ago, back in the seventies, I was fishing a beautiful river in Austria, called the Mur. It was one of the three rivers belonging to the proprietor of a fine hotel in Sankt Michael, hotel...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-15-2006, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By AdrianV
If a hole wears out you might be able to put in...

If a hole wears out you might be able to put in inserts such as (stainless) helicoils. It depends on the thickness of the sole if this might work. If so you create a threaded hole in which you can...
Forum: >> Archive: Striper (etc) Flies 12-19-2005, 04:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,510
Posted By AdrianV
Apart from epoxy I use Knot Sense. Makes great...

Apart from epoxy I use Knot Sense. Makes great clear and tuff heads. Partial or complete covering of the eye or the complete head if it's not too big.
Btw if you need cheap UV lights to dry Knot...
Forum: Getting Started 11-02-2005, 03:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 650
Posted By AdrianV
Casting with a 9 ft rod out of a float tube is...

Casting with a 9 ft rod out of a float tube is IMHO not necessarily a problem. Back cast up at an angle of about 45 degrees, starting low. If you cast fast the angle can be lower. Point your rod out...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 11-02-2005, 02:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By AdrianV
Euro Bass

They have left :( The sea is empty now........
See you next year.
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 10-13-2005, 04:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 861
Posted By AdrianV
google.map

I was astonished by the satellite pictures on the google.map site. It gives the opportunity to have a real good look at the fishable spots.
The USA is shown in great detail, Europe though has a lot...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 08-22-2005, 06:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By AdrianV
Fly spike

The rod rest shown is not available in any store as far as I know. I made the first one a couple of years ago and with some friends we made some more for them to use. In fact at the moment we are...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 08-21-2005, 05:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,473
Posted By AdrianV
Gadget

We use this if we carry more rods. Keeps them out of the sand and away from feet.
Forum: Inflatable Watercraft 08-09-2005, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,323
Posted By AdrianV
Thanks for your concern Juro. I can imagine what...

Thanks for your concern Juro. I can imagine what you mean on your rivers. Allow me to show you what rivers in Holland are like.
I'll also show you the inshore condition the pontoon will be used...
Forum: Inflatable Watercraft 08-05-2005, 03:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,323
Posted By AdrianV
I am afraid you are probably right Juro. Best bet...

I am afraid you are probably right Juro. Best bet might be a not too big pontoon in order to still be able to kick some bit in position. Real moving with oars and/or a small Minn Kota. So although...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 07-29-2005, 03:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By AdrianV
IMHO fish finders are great for finding...

IMHO fish finders are great for finding structures or sudden drops/rises. You can notice a big difference in results if fishing for bottom dwelling fish such as walleyes. Often you donít catch fish...
Forum: Inflatable Watercraft 07-28-2005, 05:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,323
Posted By AdrianV
Best of both worlds

After using a U-boat for many years I am now considering to buy a pontoon next to it.
Ideally it would be an inflatable pontoon with a small electric outboard as I would like to use it on big slow...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 07-04-2005, 05:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 661
Posted By AdrianV
TFO TiCrX #7

Just found out that TFO has the new #7 in the TiCrX series.
I am very pleased with the #8 and am curious about this #7.
Anyone any experience with it yet ?
Forum: Yak Attack 05-29-2005, 04:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By AdrianV
Thanks guys for your replies. Last friday I...

Thanks guys for your replies.
Last friday I tried it for the first time at sea, together with a friend of mine. He is more experienced with the SOT.
We had a strong current along the coastline,...
Forum: Art of Casting 05-24-2005, 04:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,481
Posted By AdrianV
Just wanted to mention my own experience with...

Just wanted to mention my own experience with full sinking lines:
I used to use Teeny lines for fast sinking distance casting but could not cast, no shoot, the distance I wanted. One of the reasons...
Forum: Yak Attack 05-11-2005, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By AdrianV
Eventuel newbie on yakking

Fly fishing the salt out of an SOT looks very exciting. But how do you guys do it ?
I have seen SOT's being used for fishing, but not fly fishing. The people I spoke to mentioned that spin fishing...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 03-22-2005, 02:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,569
Posted By AdrianV
Mustad SS

Thanks Pete, that hook seems to do the job fine!
The size will be a 2 or 4, seabass do not grow as big as your stripers do, that's why I originally mentioned that these sandeels would be for Europe....
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 03-21-2005, 05:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,569
Posted By AdrianV
Mustad S74S

Could anyone tell me if the Mustad S74S can be bend without breaking (angle of about 10-20 degrees in order to convert them into keel-hooks)

Adrian
Forum: >> Archive: Striper (etc) Flies 03-19-2005, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,151
Posted By AdrianV
Dave, I used a popper hook (Tiemco 511S) slightly...

Dave, I used a popper hook (Tiemco 511S) slightly bent with pliers and some Mustad hooks I still had, but without a label. I am still searching for the best hook, and I suppose the Mustad 34011...
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