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Forum: For Sale by Owner 08-15-2006, 06:40 PM
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Posted By gimmefish
Floating 4 wt. fly line new condition for sale

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Forum: For Sale by Owner 08-15-2006, 06:39 PM
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Posted By gimmefish
Smith Action Optics Guide's Choice Sunglasses

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Forum: For Sale by Owner 08-15-2006, 06:38 PM
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Posted By gimmefish
Ross Rythym size 1.5 fly reel

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Forum: For Sale by Owner 08-15-2006, 06:36 PM
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Posted By gimmefish
G Loomis Native Run GLX 8 wt. 9'6"

Brand new:

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Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 04-08-2006, 11:34 AM
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Views: 11,321
Posted By gimmefish
my .02

TFO rods are good rods, and you wouldn't go wrong, but some other options:

sage FLi series: i love em. a little bit pricier, but worth it over the launch series.
cabela's LST series: i like em...
Forum: For Sale by Owner 04-06-2006, 10:57 AM
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Views: 399
Posted By gimmefish
wanted: Loomis CrossCurrent GLX 6 wt.

I am looking for a used 6wt. loomis cross-current glx model. Just thought I would toss it out there and see if someone has one they aren't using. Price depends upon condition.

email me at...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 04-06-2006, 09:55 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,213
Posted By gimmefish
bauer reels

the bauer mckenzie SL seems like a great reel, but is the spool side drag knob a problem? I often tighten the drag while the fish is running, but if the drag were spool side you risk getting your...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 04-05-2006, 09:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,507
Posted By gimmefish
gel-spun backing- whats the deal?

I've read various reports saying that with gel spun backing, you can fit twice the backing on a reel than with standard dacron backing.

Theoretically, this might mean I could take my trout reel...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 04-05-2006, 08:51 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,213
Posted By gimmefish
best 6-7wt. reel in this price range?

for my 6 weight, maybe with a 7 weight

uses: mainly for bigger alaskan trout, but maybe for smaller steelhead and bones

my ideas:
ross rythym 3 or 3.5
lamson velocity 2 or 3
ross...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 03-07-2006, 12:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,015
Posted By gimmefish
raghead crabs

just wondering how to tie the body of the raghead. I got this pic off the web but I can't make sense of it. Any tips?
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-14-2006, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 647
Posted By gimmefish
ross evolution/rythym reel for bonefish?

I have an 8 weight. I was thinking about getting the Ross BG4 for bones, permit, stripers.

But would the Ross evolution size 3.5 handle the task? This would be ideal for me, since the evolution...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-12-2006, 08:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By gimmefish
garmin rhino

I love the garmin rhino, it is a GPS plus a 2 way radio, so you can chat with your fishing buddies. You can put topo maps in them and everything. They are awesome!
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-11-2006, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By gimmefish
Cabelas rods any good?

I recently visited a Cabelas store and was very impressed with the LST rods ($170) and the XST saltwater rods ($180). They seem like well built, fast action rods. I was just wondering if anyone out...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-11-2006, 07:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 748
Posted By gimmefish
XCR

Gore tex XCR is the best waterproof material out there. I have worn it getting soaked all day on an alaskan river, and on summit ascents of Mt. Ranier. It simply can't be beat. Find one with...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-10-2006, 02:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,323
Posted By gimmefish
Thanks!

Its good to hear some other perspectives out there. It seems funny to me that a manufacturer would make a rod that was meant to be overlined. I wanted an 8 weight, not a 9 wieght, if I wanted the 9...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-09-2006, 02:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,323
Posted By gimmefish
Can I ask a ? on this topic too?

I recently bought a G-Loomis GLX8 weight for bones and permit. I have yet to buy a reel, and am looking that the Ross canyon BG 4 or 5. I am looking at the Scientific Anglers master saltwater...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 01-11-2006, 10:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 564
Posted By gimmefish
Yucatan, playa blanca advice?

I am headed to playa blanca resort in the yucatan for bonefish/permit/tarpon/snook. Anyone have any advice, especially for flies? I will be there in mid march. Thanks!
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 01-11-2006, 10:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 669
Posted By gimmefish
cleaning your cork handle?

I got a good deal on a used rod. The cork handle is in good shape, but has turned dark with sweat and dirt. Call me a little weird, but I just wanted to make it look new, even though it won't...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 12-04-2005, 01:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 586
Posted By gimmefish
Anyone fished Placencia, Belize?

I am thinking about a March trip to Placencia, Belize. The idea is to go to a spot where the whole family can have something to do, while I fish most of the time. The lodge I am looking at is...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 12-01-2005, 03:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By gimmefish
Yes I was on the lower provo, where the browns...

Yes I was on the lower provo, where the browns get really spooky from pressure.

Of course, the best plan is technique, to spot the fish and not cast over them. But sometimes it happens.

Most...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 12-01-2005, 09:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By gimmefish
Anyone try clear fly lines?

Last week on the provo river, I cast to some fish that I thought were far out there, only to see my fly line cross over and spook a previously unseen fish.

There are a couple of fly line makers...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 11-15-2005, 08:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,051
Posted By gimmefish
Well, what is the best low priced rod?

I have appreciated people's opinions on TFO rods.

Does anyone think that you can find better rods for the money?
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 11-12-2005, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,051
Posted By gimmefish
Anyone know about Temple Fork Outfitters Rods?

Has anyone out there casted a TFO rod? I don't know any local fly shops that carry them, so I can't cast one. They are affordable and all that, they look quality, endorsed by lefty and all that,...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 11-01-2005, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 464
Posted By gimmefish
just got back

Here is a guide service in St. Thomas:

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I was just in St. Thomas for a day while on a cruise with my wife. I have heard that the only place to wade out for...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 10-30-2005, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 680
Posted By gimmefish
same dilemma

I also am looking for a decent 9 weight for stripers, blues, cuda, etc.. Although I am not looking for a spey rod. I have been looking at the G-loomis Cross Current 9 weight, 3 piece, which costs...
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