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Forum: the Rod Rack 06-24-2005, 08:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,329
Posted By Pete
I'd look around at reel seat choices

I'd look around at other manufacturers reel seats as well. Pac-Bay reel seats are on a number of my rods, but there are a bunch of choices out there. I personally think that REC makes some...
Forum: the Rod Rack 06-21-2005, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 977
Posted By Pete
If you are still looking - the place in New York...

If you are still looking - the place in New York is called Hook & Hackle. Email me if you want some more suggestions.

Regards,

Pete
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 06-19-2005, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 693
Posted By Pete
Copper & Brown are my favorites

I have a pair of Action Optics that have three interchangable lenses. They are a few years old now, but they do make a new model that offers interchangable lenses for a little over $100 (US). The...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 05-08-2005, 08:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,267
Posted By Pete
Besides fishing with them I would recommend...

Besides fishing with them I would recommend casting them in the back yard or at a local pond. I did this over the winter with a rod I was thinking about buying and my current 5wt - both were 5 wts...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 05-05-2005, 08:34 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,873
Posted By Pete
Yeah, my pic mysteriously disappeared...

Stevo,

The pic was purely for informational purposes - after all this is a fly fishing bulletin board and I wouldn't want to be accused of trying to corrupt you :) . I was so proud of myself for...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 05-04-2005, 07:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,873
Posted By Pete
Slipping over to the darkside (a productive darkside however)

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Stevo - To give you a visual - this is what a sluggo looks like, but they can be rigged with a weighted jig head as well.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-09-2005, 08:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,744
Posted By Pete
Surprised at the small turnout

I was at the meeting in Sudbury last Thursday from 7-9pm and was surprised that the USFWS personnel almost outnumbered any specific group (think there were 8 agency people at the meeting). If my...
Forum: Our Environment 04-02-2005, 07:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,545
Posted By Pete
NPR audio - good piece...

Juro - thanks for providing the link to the NPR story. I was fortunate to hear the broadcast coming home the other night. I thought the most compelling evidence of the problem was the capturing of...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 03-28-2005, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 589
Posted By Pete
I like a mid flex rod for this

NM,

I would say a 8' 4wt in a mid-flex rod with a double taper line would be a good compromise of line weight and length. I think the mid-flex combined with the double taper line would allow you...
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 03-25-2005, 04:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,002
Posted By Pete
I was out there three years ago right around the...

I was out there three years ago right around the 4th - actually went all over the state in a 6 day trip. We did some fishing, but the water levels were iffy. My wife was with me and was not that...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 02-21-2005, 08:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By Pete
Fred, Looks like a 'troll' to me on your...

Fred,

Looks like a 'troll' to me on your engineering site - if you use a little creative license on the poster's name and do some voodoo phonetics it looks llike they are baiting the posters on...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-06-2005, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,984
Posted By Pete
Sorry about that

It has been a long time since I read the rules, or posted on a semi-regular basis - I apologize for posting the link and I will remove it in a moment.

Pete
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 02-05-2005, 08:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,984
Posted By Pete
Streamlight reel still on sale

Scott - I sent you a private message saying the same thing, but thought that others may be interested in knowing that the Streamlight reels are still on sale.



Pete
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 01-23-2005, 03:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 913
Posted By Pete
Have only caught one on a fly and it was a blast

Art,

I have only caught one American shad on a fly and that was on the Merrimack River right up by the Essex Dam. Caught it on a small sz. 2 chartreuse clouser and this particular fish fought a...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 01-22-2005, 04:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,984
Posted By Pete
LL Bean Streamlight 4/5 is my personal choice

I have a LL Bean Stramlight Reel that is about 5 years old and I love it for my 3 and 4 wt rods. It is a click and pawl drag, not a disc drag, but as mentioned above - do you really need a...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 02-01-2004, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 724
Posted By Pete
here is an alternative you may want to consider

I'm a little rusty with posting, but wanted to add to the discussion on durable, lightweight rod tube material suitable for backpacking. I would recommend that you go to the local hardware store and...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 07-19-2000, 06:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By Pete
RE:Smallmouth Flies

Terry,

Try to tie some up in yellow perch colors yellow bottom brown top use a marker to add in different bands. There is a pretty good article in the recent Fly Tyer (Summer 2000) about a...
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 06-27-2000, 08:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 550
Posted By Pete
RE:Best place for trout

Nathan,

I'll place my vote with the state of Idaho. <b>S.F. Boise</b>, Big Wood, Silver Creek, S.F. Snake - (Last Chance, ID on down thru Ashton). You could do the swing from west to east, and...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 06-09-2000, 07:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Pete
RE:Campsite Information - Monomoy Clave

Hey Guys,

Don't forget the toilet paper http://216.71.206.188/images/flytalk/Sad.gif" border="0" align="middle"> - a roll of Cottonelle may save the day after the chile (no offense to the cook...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 06-03-2000, 11:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 706
Posted By Pete
RE:Saturday Cape Cod

Jay,

There should still be some fish in the upper Merrimack. In my limited experience up there - the best time to fish is in the morning (as it becomes light), or the period from sunset to...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 06-03-2000, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By Pete
RE:Bronzeback Clave

Juro and Nathan,

A buddy has a camp up in the Lakes Region and went up last weekend. He reported that the bass are starting to come into the shallows to spawn, but it was just at the beginning. ...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 06-01-2000, 08:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By Pete
RE:Nice Bass

posted duplicate message - erased it
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 06-01-2000, 08:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 610
Posted By Pete
RE:Nice Bass

Terry,

Nice job on taking the little guy fishing - hopefully you will have a lifelong fishing partner in the making.

I am trying to get my wife into fishing (my dad too), so I took out the...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 05-25-2000, 04:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By Pete
RE:PI tomorrow - how bad will the crowds be, and anyone else going?

Juro,

Thanks for the reply - I'll be looking for you out there. We'll be easy to spot - two uncoordinated guys both acting impatiently http://216.71.206.188/images/flytalk/Wilk.gif
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 05-24-2000, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 703
Posted By Pete
PI tomorrow - how bad will the crowds be, and anyone else going?

Guys,

Taking my dad out tomorrow for his first fly fishing experience. It might be a mistake, as he doesn't have any FF background. I'll be bringing a spinning rod and some sluggos as back-up...
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