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by Lasse Karlsson
Sat Jul 06, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

Hi Lasse, I agree the benefit and the function of lever. No doubt it make translation easier. I agree with your arguments. I would like to point out here that - pure translation (means no rotation ) in rod and line cast is also possible and can be done quite well. I saw Tim Rajeff done it and I hav...
by Lasse Karlsson
Sat Jul 06, 2013 7:01 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

In addition, 20 % of spring energy did NOT mean the rest of 80% energy came from "level effect". Think translation movement... people cast line with bare hand (without lever) can reach 70+ feet distance. so when people say lever is the most important factor, they have similar mistake to down play t...
by Lasse Karlsson
Thu Jul 04, 2013 4:13 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

Fascinating video, Lasse (that's downloaded far!) - what line/rod combinations are being compared? Thanks, Paul Hi Paul A TCX 690 aginst a old berkley grayphite 5/6, same 5 weight rio gold tournament on both rods TCX is ERN 8,4 and AA 74 Grayphite is ERN 4,6 and AA 65 Regarding soft rods, it's all ...
by Lasse Karlsson
Thu Jul 04, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

But if putting numbers to the lever/spring issue is a good thing we could go on with it a little further: "Since hauling loads the rod it must have some effect in the lever/spring ratio"... ...would say the average punter who knows that casting is just about loading the rod. And then the knowledgab...
by Lasse Karlsson
Thu Jul 04, 2013 12:13 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

The very large majority of flyfishers, not just instructors, believes that the the spring is the major factor in flycasting... I agree with both Mike and Paul here :oh: Knowing is first step, second is getting it out. Cheers Lasse Ps. : That is the reason why a soft or slow rod is suitable for a mor...
by Lasse Karlsson
Wed Jul 03, 2013 6:27 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

Absolutly, but the marketing in that sounds like the writer used a windows machine, or an iphone :p

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Tue Jul 02, 2013 10:54 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

Turns out, that if you want to change the ratio from more leverage to more ****** you have to get the new Scott Radian: http://www.tellurideangler.com/categori ... 28New!%29/

:yeahhh:

Self lubricating snakes......... :oh:

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Tue Jul 02, 2013 9:10 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

Hi Aitor

Can you have both?

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:06 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Ratio
Replies: 96
Views: 22885

Ratio

VGB wrote:For the benefit of a lurker; what is meant by force application?
Hi Vince

Making the cast :)

Cheers
Lasse
by Lasse Karlsson
Mon Jul 01, 2013 7:56 pm
Forum: Teaching
Topic: Fly Cast Master
Replies: 4
Views: 1900

Fly Cast Master

Hi Trev

Sorry, I'm on android :cool:

Would be interesting to try it, seems like it goes a bit along the same lines as the casting analyser from Bruce and Noel.

Cheers
Lasse

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