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by Lasse Karlsson
Sat Jul 20, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Flycasting - 2 handed
Topic: Best THCI line
Replies: 19
Views: 8104

Re: Best THCI line

Hi Paul Most who has passed AAPGAI would struggle to pass the spey casts on still water as they claim you can't spey cast on it... 😉 If the test is passable with a long belly WF, then a DT shouldn't pose a problem, should it? After all, it's just a matter of practice 😉 Everyone is looking for the ea...
by Lasse Karlsson
Tue Jul 16, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Thoughts on the Hardy HBX, good rod!
Replies: 19
Views: 294

Re: Thoughts on the Hardy HBX, good rod!

What's a tip action rod?

And welcome to the board!

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Flycasting Physics
Topic: A Climbing Loop?
Replies: 93
Views: 1359

Re: A Climbing Loop?

Paul Arden wrote:
Tue Jul 16, 2019 6:56 am
Here’s a high launch angle. This went around 40m.
That was WC 14 right?

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Flycasting Physics
Topic: A Climbing Loop?
Replies: 93
Views: 1359

Re: A Climbing Loop?

Sorry guys - I didn't get time this weekend to do the test. Being as I defaulted I'm more than happy to buy the beers next time (we'll then find some horses to ride bareback). Lasse - I wasn't anticipating you putting a reel on your fly rod, I was going to strip a load of line by my feet and then d...
by Lasse Karlsson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Daily Planet
Topic: Squeezing fish for the pic
Replies: 33
Views: 410

Re: Squeezing fish for the pic

Definetly not a nice thought! But I'd like to know more about the test, was that tiny pen used for 160 bonefish at the same time? How was the no handling done? How was the handling done? Right at the face of it, its a great sell for no gill net fishing for a valuable ressource and a great sell for h...
by Lasse Karlsson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Daily Planet
Topic: Squeezing fish for the pic
Replies: 33
Views: 410

Re: Squeezing fish for the pic

Will wrote:
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:15 pm
Not sure what the slide showing the tagging is showing. That looks like a pretty nasty wound. Is it a post-mortem shot?
Looks like a post mortem shot showing the depth of the tag.


Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Flycasting Physics
Topic: A Climbing Loop?
Replies: 93
Views: 1359

Re: A Climbing Loop?

Graeme H wrote:
Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:28 pm
I think James is too smart to buy you a free beer. ;)
Never say never :D
by Lasse Karlsson
Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Flycasting Physics
Topic: A Climbing Loop?
Replies: 93
Views: 1359

Re: A Climbing Loop?

Torsten wrote:
Sun Jul 14, 2019 9:53 pm

In general, what was the intention of the experiment, what do we want to show?
Post #46

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Flycasting Physics
Topic: A Climbing Loop?
Replies: 93
Views: 1359

Re: A Climbing Loop?

Hi Torsten I fish that kind of gear, and as a distance geek, have measured 😉 give me two hands and my normal setup, and a 20 gram lure, and I know I'm looking at 100 in ok conditions. And thats without lengthening stroke with body rotation and pendulum, just normal stroke length. Just goes to show t...
by Lasse Karlsson
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Daily Planet
Topic: Squeezing fish for the pic
Replies: 33
Views: 410

Re: Squeezing fish for the pic

Majority of People feel uncomfortable after a few seconds, and thats without being super exited about having just caught and landed a fish... Try doing any kind if work and holding your breath at the same time 😉 And yeah, was able to do over two minutes back when I was swimming alot and thought it f...

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