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by Tangled
Mon Jul 13, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Flyfishing
Topic: Leader connections
Replies: 7
Views: 688

Re: Leader connections

Needle knot, but when I fish a favourite Northern river I have to switch between a 9’ flat leader with 3 spiders and a 12' tapered leader for dries several times so I'm forced into braided loop and loop to loop connections.
by Tangled
Sun Jun 28, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: Flyfishing
Topic: Fly line hinging/cracking
Replies: 18
Views: 1745

Re: Fly line hinging/cracking

. Sure, it clicks when passing through the guides, but it doesn't jam. Then again, I'm fishing 12# tippets. I would not use loop to loop for trout. I can give you a particular example. I was fishing with a 9’ #5 weight from an anchored boat and had a longish tapered leader on, joined loop to loop. ...
by Tangled
Sat Jun 27, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: Flyfishing
Topic: Fly line hinging/cracking
Replies: 18
Views: 1745

Re: Fly line hinging/cracking

I depends on what I'm fishing for Welded loop to loop connection with 9’ of flat 4lb Maxima when fishing with 3 spiders for small wild trout. Short roll casts for means that turnover is not a problem. Similar set of from drifting boat with 3 wet flies on 12' 6lb leader. Wind always behind Aids turno...
by Tangled
Tue Jun 23, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Flycasting
Topic: Dangerous casting conundrum
Replies: 25
Views: 1406

Re: Dangerous casting conundrum

Cast to the end of the red line then chuck a few big upstream mends and hope :-)
by Tangled
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Teaching
Topic: Teaching Spey
Replies: 11
Views: 792

Re: Teaching Spey

I can tell you how it worked from the point of view of someone being taught. It was straight into the river making sure wind wasn't an issue and river flowing left to right (for right hander). Nothing at all behind so you're not worrying about vegetation and it was then roll cast, roll cast, roll ca...
by Tangled
Sun Jun 14, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Daily Planet
Topic: Sungai Tiang
Replies: 23
Views: 2527

Re: Sungai Tiang

I should get some stuff into the post for you this week.
I can't really imagine how it'll get to you but hey ho.

Please keep us updated with progress - a great project, I'm jealous.

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