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Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Intention - Andy’s FP
Replies: 9
Views: 751

Intention - Andy’s FP

Bye...
by guest
Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Intention - Andy’s FP
Replies: 9
Views: 751

Intention - Andy’s FP

Sorry, I forgot that the board was only for world class casters
by guest
Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Intention - Andy’s FP
Replies: 9
Views: 751

Intention - Andy’s FP

Hi Matt, I would have thought that most people going for an hour lesson are looking to achieve competence rather than excellence. If I wind the clock back 5 years and I was dipping my hand in my wallet, I think I would be a bit miffed if I was being asked to achieve the impossible. It would be an ea...
by guest
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Intention - Andy’s FP
Replies: 9
Views: 751

Intention - Andy’s FP

How much more difficult is it to teach someone to strive for the impossible, if they have been told it’s impossible?
by guest
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: General size of a tight loop
Replies: 27
Views: 2660

General size of a tight loop

Ok, thanks Lasse, I think I get that.

Regards

Vince
by guest
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Effect of temp on casting
Replies: 50
Views: 3025

Effect of temp on casting

I managed it once but it was still in the box :p
by guest
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: General size of a tight loop
Replies: 27
Views: 2660

General size of a tight loop

Lasse Karlsson wrote: But I agere, the flatter out tippath gets, the gloser we get to an uneven tippath in the other direction, and a tail.
Sorry Lasse, I don’t understand your point, please could you expand on it?

Regards

Vince
by guest
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Effect of temp on casting
Replies: 50
Views: 3025

Effect of temp on casting

I’ve also read that air is less dense with humidity, but Ive really not noticed that in practise. In fact my very worst casting conditions are fog. So there is something missing in this argument - and I don’t know what it is. The effect of air density is a collision between the line and the molecul...
by guest
Fri Feb 01, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: Flycasting Physics
Topic: Swing, Spring, Whip
Replies: 42
Views: 7041

Swing, Spring, Whip

Gordy

No you don't have to use individual ICR, you just use a single reference frame as Tobias has. ICR are only suitable for use on a rigid body and you can't just ignore that point.

Vince
by guest
Tue Jan 29, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Flycasting Physics
Topic: Swing, Spring, Whip
Replies: 42
Views: 7041

Swing, Spring, Whip

Hi Gordy

So if we take each piece of 1cm mass and assign an instantaneous centre of rotation to each section, a bending rod will have many instantaneous centres of rotation. This is why we cannot simply apply it to a fly rod analysis as you suggested.

Vince

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