What do you use.

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What do you use.

Postby CLUTCHfan » Sat Nov 19, 2005 12:23 pm

Right now I am using a either a 5wt. 8 1/2ft. med. diamondback or a med/fast 5wt. 8ft. Cortland rod (depending on the water and the flies I'm using) , STH reel, and the newer 555 line with the high floating tip. This spring I'm going to buy a JP Ross rod in a 5wt.
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Postby kiwismakebetterhunters » Thu Nov 24, 2005 2:29 am

Personaly I use NZ made as they are designed for small water delicate presentation but can handle big fish and the velocity of our steep rivers. I use a 4/5 for small fish or dry fly work, 6, 6/7 and an 8 for big rivers and lakes. Im also looking to get a 2wt. I find the ultra 4 to be the best fly line. And reel type isnt important.
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Postby jjohnson_714 » Sat Nov 26, 2005 12:13 am

yeah.... flyfishing... yeah..........
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Postby poacher » Wed Nov 30, 2005 1:19 pm

Kiwi, my wife is over your way at the moment, she is attending the World Indigenous Peoples Conference on Education, I believe near Auckland. i was scheduled to do some flyfishing in NZ while she was working, but plans changed and i stayed behind in Canada. Maybe next time.
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