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Forum: Spey Classifieds   02-05-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 287
Posted By waynev
Ha ha, no way, the TV Orange Ian Gordon line...

Ha ha, no way, the TV Orange Ian Gordon line stays.
The 10/11 Drury will appear. Just like the ground hog did a few days ago.
Forum: Spey Classifieds   02-03-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 287
Posted By waynev
WTB: Looking for Bill Drury Impact 10/11 Spey Lines

I know they are out there.
62' 10/11 or 74'10/11 would be just fine
Send me a PM please.
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   01-31-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 534
Posted By waynev
Veevus 10/0 Really really strong, thin and will...

Veevus 10/0
Really really strong, thin and will unwind and lay very flat.
Not waxed and pretty slippery so you need tying wax IMO.
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   01-31-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,344
Posted By waynev
Mustad Keel hooks are no longer available; but...

Mustad Keel hooks are no longer available; but various other incarnations of the same concept certainly are.
Although these below are essentially "worm hooks" for bass, could they work?
Here is one...
Forum: Rods   01-03-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,351
Posted By waynev
To me its all about the sweetness of the whole...

To me its all about the sweetness of the whole fishing package of long rod and the longer integrated line.

Great feel and connection all the way through the long rod out through the integrated...
Forum: Rods   12-26-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 766
Posted By waynev
Because the rod companies " listen to their...

Because the rod companies " listen to their customers".. :smokin: LMAO
Forum: Technique   12-23-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 964
Posted By waynev
AAnother Overhead Question.- What are the...

AAnother Overhead Question.-
What are the casting tips/techniques to avoid the fly touching the water when false casting the overhead cast?
Forum: Fishing with the Doublehanded Rod   12-19-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,910
Posted By waynev
I plan to start swinging first through the run...

I plan to start swinging first through the run with a dry/damp fly. At least through the prime holding spot in the run.
Then switching to a subsurface fly and fish the whole run.

BTW I was just...
Forum: Tackle   12-17-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 824
Posted By waynev
That's the big negative difference with boot...

That's the big negative difference with boot foots. Almost no ankle support.
Forum: Tackle   12-16-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 824
Posted By waynev
How is everyone keeping their feet warm these days?

My cheap RedHead neoprene boot foot waders exploded the other day, so its back to breathable stocking foot Simms and my $100 cheap secondary breathable backup waders that are also stocking foot.
...
Forum: General   12-13-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,675
Posted By waynev
hey... can't let this slip by :wink2: yer dissen...

hey... can't let this slip by :wink2: yer dissen my fav line company :grin2:

Rio was very supportive of spey casting a few decades ago with their Windcutter, GrandSpey and Mid Spey lines when...
Forum: Rods   12-11-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,772
Posted By waynev
Have fun with a 4/5/6 weight 11 or 12 footer...

Have fun with a 4/5/6 weight 11 or 12 footer while in standing in waist deep stained water on a windy day on a run where the price of a admission is a larger fly; sink tip and a 100 ft cast. ...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   12-05-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By waynev
Hair Wings in Tubes Flies

Question on how to build a hair wing with hairs of different stiffness tyed on in layers.
This is in reference to the types of wings seen on scandi tyed Atlantic salmon flies. The Frodin Phatagorva...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   11-27-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 460
Posted By waynev
hook rigging?

nice tye Yooper.
Wondering how you are rigging it?
With a hook stuck into the rear of the main body tubing/junction tubing?
... or on a separate small trailing piece of tubing as Frodin suggests...
Forum: General   11-23-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,073
Posted By waynev
Darn thats good Dan. Thanks so much for posting...

Darn thats good Dan. Thanks so much for posting that link.
Very inspiring... and don't give up!
Forum: Technique   11-15-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 964
Posted By waynev
Thanks everyone for the responses... problem...

Thanks everyone for the responses... problem solved.
I was overloading the rod slightly on the backcast causing the tip to drop and the loop to open.
Forum: Technique   11-12-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 964
Posted By waynev
Overhead cast - narrow loops on the backcast

Being playing around with overhead casting on grass (snow).
Any anyone have tips or video on how to get nice narrow loops on the backcast?

cheers
Wayne
Forum: Tackle   11-01-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,656
Posted By waynev
It's coming back to me now. Nextcast if I recall...

It's coming back to me now. Nextcast if I recall correctly used to say to not add any line conditioner on the line.
Cleaning with water was ok.
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   11-01-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 858
Posted By waynev
Yes there is small dubbing collar or "ball"...

Yes there is small dubbing collar or "ball" increasing the diameter of the fly from the shank perhaps by not more than twice. So just a small ridge of dubbing and the fox under wing gets bound down...
Forum: Tackle   10-31-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,656
Posted By waynev
On the subject of NC lines. I have two or three...

On the subject of NC lines. I have two or three of them and have never cleaned them. Somewhere out there on the intraweb in a place that I can no longer find; it says not to clean them. Are you guys...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   10-31-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 858
Posted By waynev
SHANKS Shanks seem to sink pretty good and...

SHANKS

Shanks seem to sink pretty good and in small/medium sizes,up to 25mm; don't seem heavy .
I think they sink well because they have a relatively large concentrated amount of metal in the...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   10-30-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 858
Posted By waynev
well here the BEP equivalent of the Marabou fly...

well here the BEP equivalent of the Marabou fly which I fished this morning. The Marabou fly is still wet in the fly box. Looks like a wet miniature sock; Nothing to see there :grin2:
However; the...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   10-30-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 858
Posted By waynev
Flies that sink well but are not heavy

Marabou
Today I fished a fly that had two plumes of marabou in it.
One plume tied in as body hackle, the second as a collar.
The fly seemed to stay down pretty good.
I was wondering if others...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   10-24-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 126
Posted By waynev
Book For Sale: Two-Handed Fly Casting: Spey Casting Techniques by Al Buhr

Two-Handed Fly Casting: Spey Casting Techniques by Al Buhr, paperback.
I ended up with two copies of this book else I wouldn't be selling.

$115 USD shipped to your door in Con USA or Canada.
Forum: Spey Classifieds   10-17-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 137
Posted By waynev
preferably in mint two tone green

preferably in mint two tone green
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