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#1 Big Daddy Hubbard

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Posted 06 August 2003 - 01:17 PM

This one comes to us from our own SmallieHunter, who if he could actually catch fish, would be called SmallieCatcher, but I digress.


If you are having trouble sinking your flies when you first tie on, try this simple trick. Carry a ziploc baggie with you. Before you tie on that fly, add some water to the baggie, place the fly in the water, and let it sit for a few minutes. The "presoaking" helps to saturate the fly and enables it to get down on the first cast. Good tip, Smalliehunter. I just couldn't resist the jab...sorry, bud. cool.gif

#2 SmallieHunter

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Posted 06 August 2003 - 01:26 PM

That's OK BDH I like to think it's just jealousy!

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#3 Big Daddy Hubbard

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Posted 06 August 2003 - 01:30 PM

well, maybe.....but where's your 17 incher????? Or your 3lb 'bow?

#4 SmallieHunter

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Posted 06 August 2003 - 01:32 PM

Where's yours? I've seen no pics. bs.gif

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#5 Big Daddy Hubbard

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Posted 09 August 2003 - 10:10 PM

fish alone...whatta ya want me to do, grow a third arm and take my own pictures?!!!!!

#6 SmallieHunter

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Posted 11 August 2003 - 12:46 PM

Lay the fish on the ground next to your pole and take a pic. DUH

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