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by bartdezwaan
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Torque Twist
Replies: 21
Views: 368

Re: Torque Twist

Paul Arden wrote:
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:14 am
It’s a form of forced unload. :whistle:
And how does that help?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Torque Twist
Replies: 21
Views: 368

Re: Torque Twist

Rotating the rod around its axis, sometimes while thrusting 😉 Cheers Lasse Menno in Holland also told me he does this. He made the comparison with the grooves in a gun. Not sure how he exactly explained it, but I didn't buy it. I might have been wrong :laugh: You guys believe in this concept? How d...
by bartdezwaan
Tue Dec 10, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Torque Twist
Replies: 21
Views: 368

Re: Torque Twist

What is this torque twist?
Is this rotating the rod around its axis or thrusting?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Tue Dec 10, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Sexyloops Gathering 2020
Replies: 17
Views: 937

Re: Sexyloops Gathering 2020

Maybe you can start a poll. Is that possible with the current Board software?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Tue Dec 10, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Sexyloops Gathering 2020
Replies: 17
Views: 937

Re: Sexyloops Gathering 2020

Paul. Did you think about the fact that for some people the WC and Sexyloops Gathering, one after the other, might not be possible due to family, free days or money?

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Heavier guides and effect on rod action
Replies: 11
Views: 403

Re: Heavier guides and effect on rod action

Thanks for all the input.
I will just have to try and see ;)

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Sat Dec 07, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Heavier guides and effect on rod action
Replies: 11
Views: 403

Re: Heavier guides and effect on rod action

Thank you very much for the info Flavio.
You confirm my suspicions.
I might replace them on a Gloomis #8, but not the lighter rods.

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: Swedish Worlds 2020
Replies: 52
Views: 4040

Re: Swedish Worlds 2020

Thanks Sakke.
That is quit something.
Probably a big challenge to get the casting part organized before 2020.

Cheers, Bart
by bartdezwaan
Sat Dec 07, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Heavier guides and effect on rod action
Replies: 11
Views: 403

Heavier guides and effect on rod action

When I use rods with rings other than Torzites, the rings wear out pretty quickly, That is when using them for casting training/demonstations. I am considering replacing some of the rings for something like Torzites. I would like to hear your experiences with swapping the guides for heavier ones. Di...
by bartdezwaan
Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Casting Sport
Topic: ...just have to share it
Replies: 17
Views: 484

Re: ...just have to share it

@Michal. Do you know how much line you where approx. carrying?

Cheers, Bart

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