nippers and other various tools - Fly Fishing Forum
Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here Sage advice & fresh perspectives

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-28-2007, 10:11 AM
DARKSCOPE001 DARKSCOPE001 is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: mad river,blacklick, clear creek
Posts: 10
nippers and other various tools

Hey guys I got about 20 extra cebela bucks to spend right now and im placing an order. so I was thinking about buying some new nippers because Im sick of buying those cheep 7 dolar ones at local fishing shops only to get home and find out they suck. so I was looking at the fishpond aussie nippers and the streamworks nipper pluss multi tool. or do you think i should just break down and get the fishpond alluminum nippers? and does anyone use the kechum release. I know that when I went to my fly fishing semenar the guy who taught it raved about how he loves em but the high price tag realy scares me off. and i dont know what size to use for lagrer muddlers. buggers. and crayfish patterns. Mabey I should just save the final bits of cash and get a new reel because redington stoped making the one i currently have so I cant buy new spools for it.

THANKS GUYS
Sean Scott
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 08-28-2007, 10:49 AM
BigDave BigDave is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: northeast salt chuck
Posts: 1,401
A pair of fingernail clippers from the local drug store will do the job for a dollar...buy a handful and always have sharp ones ready to go. There are lots of "fly fishing accessories" that can be purchased at drug, craft and hardware stores for a fraction of the cost that work just as well. Anything with a blade edge is going to get dull no matter what it costs...
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Fly Fishing Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Heads Up on Nippers flysully Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 9 06-23-2003 05:29 PM
Reply to tools extmtbiker Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 0 03-19-2003 08:04 PM
Fly tying tools? uptrout Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 5 03-16-2003 10:10 PM
Clave tools i'm so outta here Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 2 01-27-2001 10:27 AM
Cool web tools? juro Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 5 02-12-2000 10:49 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:38 AM.



Copyright Flyfishingforum.com (All Rights Reserved)