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by bartdezwaan
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: Swedish Worlds 2020
Replies: 83
Views: 7019

Re: Swedish Worlds 2020

I just woke up and thought you where serious :)
Glad everything stays the same.

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: Swedish Worlds 2020
Replies: 83
Views: 7019

Re: Swedish Worlds 2020

John Waters wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:12 am
The Trout Distance event will not be competed for in 2020.
I am not sure what you are saying here.
Is there not going to be a Trout Distance event?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: \|/ or \\\|/ Push Vs Pull, rotating through the stroke or at the end of the stroke
Replies: 27
Views: 654

Re: \|/ or \\\|/ Push Vs Pull, rotating through the stroke or at the end of the stroke

Dirk le Roux wrote:
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:27 am
The question may be more about what we think while we do than what we really do.
Indeed Dirk.
If it comes to teaching I think trying to learn 2 will end up with the caster doing 3.
I never tried to teach 3. I can imagine strange things will happen.

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: \|/ or \\\|/ Push Vs Pull, rotating through the stroke or at the end of the stroke
Replies: 27
Views: 654

Re: \|/ or \\\|/ Push Vs Pull, rotating through the stroke or at the end of the stroke

What is the reason 2 can result in problems, as opposed to 3?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: \|/ or \\\|/ Push Vs Pull, rotating through the stroke or at the end of the stroke
Replies: 27
Views: 654

Re: \|/ or \\\|/ Push Vs Pull, rotating through the stroke or at the end of the stroke

Interesting topic. There is a video on YouTube, of Steve Rajeff, about Distance casting. He mentions he rotates throughout the stroke and that late rotation promotes tailing loops. While I rate Steve very high, I don’t see the advantage of rotating throughout the stroke. I agree with James that most...
by bartdezwaan
Tue Jan 07, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: Swedish Worlds 2020
Replies: 83
Views: 7019

Re: Swedish Worlds 2020

Thanks Stefan.
Looking forward to the final invitation.

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Fri Dec 27, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: SA Amplitude trout
Replies: 13
Views: 576

Re: SA Amplitude trout

@Graeme Do you find the texture is an improvement over a smooth fly line? Cheers, Bart Have the MED with and without sharkskin surface... What kind of improvement would you be looking for? Cheers Lasse Hi Lasse, Not sure. I wonder if I should take a textured one. Since the sound is a minus for me, ...
by bartdezwaan
Thu Dec 26, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: SA Amplitude trout
Replies: 13
Views: 576

Re: SA Amplitude trout

Thanks Lars and Graeme.
The infinity seems to get good reviews, but the 1/2 heavy part turns me off. I totally love the MED, but would like to try one of there lines with the AST+ coating.
@Graeme Do you find the texture is an improvement over a smooth fly line?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Thu Dec 26, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: Tackle
Topic: SA Amplitude trout
Replies: 13
Views: 576

SA Amplitude trout

Does anyone have experience with the SA Amplitude trout (smooth or textured)?
The taper looks quit similar to the MED.
Does it cast the same?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Mr. Sexyloops' Birthday
Replies: 6
Views: 240

Re: Mr. Sexyloops' Birthday

Yeah! Congrats Paul :sorcerer: :yeahhh:

Cheers, Bart

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