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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
[quote]Clinch. is that the problem? [/quote] No. Are you holding your rod correctly while stripping? Rod tip should be down, at or even in the water. Edit: sorry if this comes off as insulting, but if I remember right you just started fly fishing so I want to check the basics. When you are re...
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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
Get some pultz poppers in 1/0 from breambugs.com Also get some of their sliders Edit: [link=(https://breambugs.com/product/pultz-bass-popper-chartreuse-and-black/)]these[/link] [link=(https://breambugs.com/product/pultz-slider-chartreuse-and-black/)]and these[/link]...
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re: Did you leave Louisiana after graduating college? - ccard257
Left after highschool. ...
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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
I have that pack and really like it. I don't have a comparison though so it might suck compared to others. ...
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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
yes. see above about broken bow. lower mountain fork river has great trout and decent smallmouth fishing. classic trout stream style fishing 3 hours from the metroplex. Closer to home the nolan river. trinity in fort worth. fort worth nature preserve if you have a kayak or similar. brazos below P...
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re: Bahamas Flats Fishing Trip (photo heavy) - ccard257
Wow! Looks like an incredible time. ...
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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
There is decent fly fishing almost anywhere you can fish. Within 1-3 hours broken bow, OK is very popular for trout. Recommend going on a week day or in the rain. A few decent white bass runs in the area, Sabine river is best if you have a boat. Lake fork is close for big bass, Texoma for stri...
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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
big flies for (hopefully) big bass I like an 8 and would go up before down. If you're looking at stripers, pike, etc. as your other large fish, that's the way i'd lean. If your looking at smallies, whites, carp, etc. i'd probably go with a 6. ...
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re: Food while Camping - ccard257
if its only for 3 days and you've got a vehicle and an ice chest you can pretty much cook whatever the frick you want. just don't open the ice chest every 5 minutes if you've got sushi you plan to eat on the last day. Or keep a second ice chest with nothing but ice that you don't open at all for a co...
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re: What is your favorite national park to visit? - ccard257
Big bend. ...
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re: Neatest thing you have built? - ccard257
climbing wall for the little one. Big hit so far, will be better when I get some more holds in. Had a couple of helpers [img]http://i.imgur.com/2BSpyMml.jpg[/img] on the wall [img]http://i.imgur.com/oZ7tBPcl.jpg[/img] setting the route [img]http://i.imgur.com/5SIzL5cl.jpg[/img]...
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re: OT Parents: Book recommendations for pre-teens - ccard257
Blood meridian. ...
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re: AC Replacement - ccard257
Glad I saw this. I'm in the same boat and the first guy is coming tomorrow to give me an estimate. If anybody has any suggestions for and AC guy in DFW let me know. :cheers:...
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re: Ueli Steck killed on Everest - ccard257
[quote]LINK Jesus... check out this YouTube video of him decimating what looks more like a cliff than a mountain. That's amazing, the only caveat is though nature only has to win once, and this was her time[/quote] Love the video from his 2008 Eiger ascent. The run up the final snowfield ...
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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
[quote]In my reading last night, I saw something about stretching the line before you fish....Is this important to do?[/quote] the line or the leader? pre-packaged leaders need to be stretched a little when you get a fresh new one, or if you balled one back up and stored it that way. I just hold ...
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re: Help needed for F150 4x4 tire selection - ccard257
I've been very impressed with the cooper AT3s i'm running now. If I needed something more aggressive I wouldn't hesitate to try the ST Maxx. ...
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re: OT managers - ccard257
For an admin position? Gonna need some Rule 1 compliance to make a determination. ...
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re: The Fly Fishing Thread: Questions, pics, discussion all here - ccard257
Have not been getting out much lately but it's been good whenni have gotten out. [img]http://i.imgur.com/W04J9oH.jpg[/img]...
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re: Would you accept a kidney donation from someone you knew, but not family or close friend? - ccard257
If I needed a kidney I wouldn't give a shite where it came from. Being a close friend or relative doesn't make someone less likely to be a shithead later either. ...
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