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by nicholasfmoore
Sat Jan 25, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Teaching
Topic: Too much power!
Replies: 19
Views: 535

Re: Too much power!

Hi all, Thanks for finding that, Paul, that was a very interesting read indeed! Absolutely, it's a very common thing among anglers to say that the cause of a loop tailing is 'too much force' :laugh: but if it's another cause then that's wrong :oh: The two most common faults in this regards, I think,...
by nicholasfmoore
Sat Jan 25, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Photography
Topic: Carrying around a DSLR for fishing?
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Re: Carrying around a DSLR for fishing?

Hi All, Hi Limpe, that looks very nice nice indeed! Interesting to know that you used 2 speed lights, i love working with small lights, the studio lights with battery packs are a pain. The Elinchrom lights are very nice, especially the portable battery pack stuff. I do prefer broncolor and profoto. ...
by nicholasfmoore
Fri Jan 24, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Aide memoire's?
Replies: 7
Views: 171

Re: Aide memoire's?

Nice one, good take on the old rotten apple on a stick analogy 🙂 Remember the cartidges that undeveloped film used to come in? Great for putting on the tip of a flyrod to get people to accelerated smoothly, bring a bag though, as its alot of exercise picking them up further and further away 🙈😂 Chee...
by nicholasfmoore
Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Aide memoire's?
Replies: 7
Views: 171

Aide memoire's?

Hi all, I thought it would be nice to have a nice list of aide memoires? I spoke to Paul about this last week (I think) herr is one of my favourites for people applying force straight away on the forward cast (hitting it too early) "Imagine that there is a model plane balancing on your rod tip at th...
by nicholasfmoore
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Flyfishing
Topic: Fly line hinging/cracking
Replies: 11
Views: 170

Re: Fly line hinging/cracking

Hi both, Needle/nail knots can slip for me here. Even 5 or more turns. Never had a problem in the Salt. But the fights are quite brutal. In fact it was because I had nail knots slip that I went to reinforced loops. I’m certain I could hang a 10KG weight off my Snakehead leaders. I’ve measured pulls ...
by nicholasfmoore
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Teaching
Topic: Too much power!
Replies: 19
Views: 535

Re: Too much power!

:laugh:
by nicholasfmoore
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Teaching
Topic: Teaching the jump roll?
Replies: 9
Views: 246

Re: Teaching the jump roll?

Absolutely, it is an outstanding line. Although i find myself using yours more and more now!

All the best

Nick
by nicholasfmoore
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Photography
Topic: Carrying around a DSLR for fishing?
Replies: 13
Views: 216

Re: Carrying around a DSLR for fishing?

Hi all, Sorry for the late reply, i keep forgetting what i've commented on :cool: In terms of risky places to take a dslr, fishing and wading would definitely be the riskiest I head into It's got to be hasn't it! I've never even thought of taking a second camera if i'm honest, that might be somethin...
by nicholasfmoore
Thu Jan 23, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Stroke length in relation to style
Replies: 64
Views: 1683

Re: Stroke length in relation to style

Hi all,

Yes it can get a bit confusing :cool:
Glad you didn't mention the painting technique where paint is sucked up into your anus and.. You get the picture 🙈 artists......
LOL Lasse! :laugh:

All the best

Nick
by nicholasfmoore
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:33 am
Forum: Flyfishing
Topic: Fly line hinging/cracking
Replies: 11
Views: 170

Re: Fly line hinging/cracking

Hi Lasse,
Or cut them of and learn to tie a needleknot 😉
Absolutely 😂 Do you use a needle knot Lasse on the MED? 😄

All the best

Nick

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