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by sms
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 44
Views: 3145

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

Are the Canyon Guides sturdy and stiff like high end wading boots or are the more flexible? I mean ankle support/protection.
by sms
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 44
Views: 3145

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

Ok, so it is half a size larger. 10 should be about 294-295mm and 10 1/2 should be about 300-301mm: https://www.eckse.com/up/images/Shoe%20size%20conversion%20table%20.jpg https://images.squarespace-cdn.com/content/v1/5b06ca8445776e0bd53e4e38/1559211461172-RPVV1IINE909R9DMC3IC/ke17ZwdGBToddI8pDm48kH...
by sms
Mon Sep 14, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 44
Views: 3145

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

Ok, can you check the insole length?
by sms
Mon Sep 14, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 44
Views: 3145

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

Which size did you get Paul? And what is the size you use normally (with a sock on)? Some information in the web says that these are half a size bigger (or even more) to accommodate a neoprene sock. For my use I have to consider the use of liner sock, thick insulating sock, wader's neoprene sock and...
by sms
Sat Sep 12, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 44
Views: 3145

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

How does the rubber of the sole feel? Is it really sticky or like the normal wading boot sole stuff has been for some time (after Aquastealth disappeared from the market)?
by sms
Tue Sep 01, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.
Replies: 14
Views: 985

Re: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.

I absolutely hate wide reels when fishing SW. Much easier to get the backing evenly enough when reeling the fish in. Doesn’t matter that much in salmon fishing where I tolerate wider reels. Also with wide reels there is more lever and if the reel frame and shaft are not stiff enough, the spool can l...
by sms
Sat Aug 29, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.
Replies: 14
Views: 985

Re: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.

Depends on the reel design, but mostly no.
by sms
Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.
Replies: 14
Views: 985

Re: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.

They are based on the spool flange diameter which is on the frame side. That is the outer diameter used for the volume. In many newer reels the inside diameter is variable and thus a bit of an estimate.
by sms
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.
Replies: 14
Views: 985

Re: Light reels with a room for heavy lines.

Perhaps some help, even thou these are mostly quite large reels:
by sms
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 44
Views: 3145

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

Lasse, I think you can find those spikes from other (tyre stuff) sources.

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