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by Lasse Karlsson
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: 'Ideal loading point at the tip of the rod'........oh no!
Replies: 41
Views: 981

Re: 'Ideal loading point at the tip of the rod'........oh no!

How on earth do you cast a bubble float without a backcast? Im very curious! And ease, cutting a shootinghead from a cheap ass dt line always leaves you with the feeling of doing it wrong, and those guys and gals at the marketing company knows much better hiw to male the perfect optimal line for my ...
by Lasse Karlsson
Sat Jun 20, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: 'Ideal loading point at the tip of the rod'........oh no!
Replies: 41
Views: 981

Re: 'Ideal loading point at the tip of the rod'........oh no!

The whole point about a fly rod is that it doesn’t have an ideal loading point. 20 years ago we did imagine the bend running from tip down but that doesn’t actually apply. Cheers, Paul Blasfemy, blasfemy I say :D My 7 weight rod loads optimally with 16,78634674 grams of flyline, and if I use someth...
by Lasse Karlsson
Fri Jun 19, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: 'Ideal loading point at the tip of the rod'........oh no!
Replies: 41
Views: 981

Re: 'Ideal loading point at the tip of the rod'........oh no!

Interesting, loading the line 🤣

Just leave it, lifes to short for that kind of crap....

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Teaching
Topic: Teaching Spey
Replies: 11
Views: 359

Re: Teaching Spey

Thanks Paul and Lasse! Yes, should have stated Spey lessons for fishing with any rod :D Hopefully out of the dozens of instructors here, they will chip in and we can have a good crack about this. Cheers You're welcome Lee :D And come on guys, that wasn't targeted at you, but all the mci and others ...
by Lasse Karlsson
Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: Teaching
Topic: Teaching Spey
Replies: 11
Views: 359

Re: Teaching Spey

Hi Lee Interesting one! Like Paul I would prefer not to do them, but have had clients who came shortly before going in their first salmon trip.. and e few who just wanted to learn enough to swing a fly in a river... Short lesson and of to the river? Very short head line and a roll cast with a change...
by Lasse Karlsson
Mon Jun 15, 2020 6:15 am
Forum: Teaching
Topic: First Lesson
Replies: 31
Views: 1048

Re: First Lesson

nicholasfmoore wrote:
Thu Jun 11, 2020 5:28 pm
"Fly you fool!" Karlsson 2020 😂😂😂😂

Also, i think that orange backing is slowing your rod hand down, Lasse. Have you tried white? 😂 ;)

Great advice by both, that's great stuff indeed.

All the best!
Changed to white backing, cast shorter :glare:
by Lasse Karlsson
Sat Jun 13, 2020 6:10 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: “Whoosh” and other sensations
Replies: 38
Views: 1394

Re: “Whoosh” and other sensations

Yep, I like the backcast sound, Lasse. Do my eyes deceive me or is that a rod with a small diameter? John I like the swiish in the forward cast too :blush: John. The rod is a guideline lpxe saltwater and meant for a 8 weight line, Kenneth threw a 5 weight MED on it on that clip. I wouldn’t call it ...
by Lasse Karlsson
Fri Jun 12, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: “Whoosh” and other sensations
Replies: 38
Views: 1394

Re: “Whoosh” and other sensations

Nope, these are danish mermaids, no sheep around, promise! You really have a thing for sheep mate, too long in NZ?

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Fri Jun 12, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: “Whoosh” and other sensations
Replies: 38
Views: 1394

Re: “Whoosh” and other sensations

Paul Arden wrote:
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:42 pm
I can hear sheep in the background.
Paul, you're obsessed with sheep...
There where none around back then 🤣

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