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by Will
Thu Dec 03, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Flytying
Topic: Embarrassing question
Replies: 2
Views: 43

Re: Embarrassing question

Hi Gary I’ve used several techniques. Some hackles fold easier than others. Hen and Schlappen fold easily. Cock hackles and small feathers less so. There are a good few videos on YouTube which show different methods. April Vokey’s one is good.[url] https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3tbnwKwQ4p8[/url] The...
by Will
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 87
Views: 5085

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

Excellent! Looking forward to the review.
by Will
Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 87
Views: 5085

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

I particularly like the look of the lacing system, where you can have a different tension on the foot vs the ankle. Definitely on the list for when my current boots turn up their toes.
by Will
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: Tackle
Topic: Wading boots by shoe companies
Replies: 87
Views: 5085

Re: Wading boots by shoe companies

Anyone had a look at canyoning boots? I have a guide friend who swears by them. Think this was the brand http://www.upandunder.co.uk/Watersports ... e---35531/.
by Will
Mon Apr 13, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Flyfishing
Topic: Unintended Catches
Replies: 18
Views: 3087

Re: Unintended Catches

I once hooked a motor boat, but that was on bait (does that count), oh and I had a good run off a scuba diver on the same day but he got off...

W.
by Will
Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:33 am
Forum: Flycasting - 2 handed
Topic: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop
Replies: 32
Views: 4564

Re: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop

Fantastic!
by Will
Sun Feb 02, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Flycasting - 2 handed
Topic: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop
Replies: 32
Views: 4564

Re: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop

Hey Morsie Re: the body rotation vs cross-hands lift. On the Double Spey, have you tried a combination of the two?: Start with your feet pointing at the target (duh!) :blush: Rotate your body downstream before you start the move. Lift the rod as high as you need Use body rotation until you face the ...
by Will
Fri Jan 31, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: Flycasting - 2 handed
Topic: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop
Replies: 32
Views: 4564

Re: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop

Nice one Lee!

I've done something similar by putting a big Kahuna indicator on the end of my teaching/practising lines. Was also thinking of marking stripes on the anchor portion.

W.
by Will
Thu Jan 30, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Flycasting - 2 handed
Topic: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop
Replies: 32
Views: 4564

Re: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop

I find the problem of Left side vs Right side fascinating. I've read most of the advice on this (I think): Let the right side teach the left side; Do lots of other things left-handed (!) etc. But no one thing seems to work other than relentless practice, and then I find "muscle memory" on the left s...
by Will
Wed Jan 29, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Flycasting - 2 handed
Topic: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop
Replies: 32
Views: 4564

Re: Rice Bubble cast, Snap, Crack, and Pop

This is Aitor's video as mentioned above. A pretty extreme example! :-)

https://vimeo.com/376915700

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