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Old 09-27-2005, 08:05 AM
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One alternative to using shot to get your nymphs down in the water is to use nymphs that already have weight incorporated into the pattern, be it wire wraps or bead heads. I find it easier to detect strikes when the weight is part of the fly, not separated from it with shot.
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