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denduke

Member Since 30 May 2004
Offline Last Active Today, 08:08 AM
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In Topic: Biguns

06 September 2019 - 10:57 PM

Contrast 3/0 to 7/0 to the tiny midges used in the Guadalupe awhile back. Great thing about flyfishing is it covers a huge spectrum of possibilities.

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In Topic: Fly keeps hitting me in the back when practicing casting

05 September 2019 - 11:07 PM

Could be simple as basic fault and problem. Dont brake the wrist; common for beginners. Not saying you beginner but like was said bad habits can sneak up on people. Fly casting uses the arm. Breaking the wrist looses control/energy. Flycasting is line speed, loading the rod requiring a balanced setup, slack management, timing. Flycasting 101. Throwing this out for possible corrections. Bass bugging sometimes requires side arm cast when you push the balance parameters with big bugs, wind, etc. Nothing like getting hit in the head with half a chicken. Ive been told some guides in Caribbean can cast all their line with a broom handle. Tight loops!

In Topic: Biguns

03 September 2019 - 10:55 PM

Craft fur head. Rehab elastic cut in circle for swimmer tail

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In Topic: Florida mid September

23 August 2019 - 08:07 PM

+1 on the exotics. Peacocks, ClownKnifes, MayanCichlids, from canal between DelRayBeach and BocaRotan.
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In Topic: specific colors for specific fish

21 August 2019 - 07:50 PM

When in doubt or use any color as llong as its purple.
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