Originally Posted by CANAL RAT
i have had the same problem with my flase casts hitting the water when i am trying to double haul i think that i am putt my rod to low on the forword cast and giving it to much wrist. i am using a 9ft series 1 TFO 9/10wt orver lined with a 10wt line its a floating line i seem to do better with a sink tip line
Sounds to me like you're not letting the rod load enough. The extra weight of the sink tip loads the rod for you earlier.