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Old 09-22-2004, 08:00 PM
Lenok Lenok is offline
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Jerky casting with heavy flies

Using a 6wt rod and casting a beadhead wooly bugger seems to transform my casts into jerky, idiot-like throws. I don't expect to have the graceful loops that I would have if I were casting a small dry fly, but my casts when using heavier flies are downright ugly.

Any thoughts or advice?
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