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Forum: Spey Classifieds   01-04-2020, 11:36 AM
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Posted By txtrout
I have attached some photos to show how the reel...

I have attached some photos to show how the reel seat hood is recessed into the lower grip, and how the ring slides down on the mortised insert to secure the reel.
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Forum: Spey Classifieds   01-01-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By txtrout
I have received questions on the reel seat's...

I have received questions on the reel seat's ability to work with older reels. While the radius cut of the insert is designed for modern reel feet, it will work with any 1950 or newer Hardy reel,...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   01-01-2020, 01:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 102
Posted By txtrout
FS: 8ft 3/2 6/7wt Bamboo

For your consideration is this 8' 3/2 inspired by the famous PHY P15 taper. This is another rod that was made a long time ago, in a land far, far away. Ops.. That's also from a movie.

This is a...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   12-31-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 142
Posted By txtrout
FS: 8ft 3/2 Bamboo Rod

For your consideration is this 8' 3/2 inspired by the famous PHY Perfectionist taper. This is a rod that was made a long time ago, in a land far, far away. Ops.. That's from a movie.

Back to the...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   12-31-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By txtrout
10ft 2wt Microspey

For your consideration is this new 10ft 2wt Microspey rod. This rod is built on a blank that Steve Godshall put me into. I have been building microspey rods on this series of blanks for 5 or 6 years....
Forum: Tackle   12-05-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 940
Posted By txtrout
I'll take some. Sent from my SM-T510 using...

I'll take some.

Sent from my SM-T510 using Tapatalk
Forum: Trout   10-26-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 645
Posted By txtrout
I think all depends on what you want to chunk. ...

I think all depends on what you want to chunk.

I have one of Gary's (ACR) new 10'10" ELTs. It is great for smaller water and smaller fish. It has the smallest diameter of spey rod I have. Picked...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   09-15-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 822
Posted By txtrout
PM sent on the reels.

PM sent on the reels.
Forum: Spey Classifieds   08-17-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 240
Posted By txtrout
PM sent on spools.

PM sent on spools.
Forum: Spey Classifieds   08-15-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 212
Posted By txtrout
I'll take it. PM sent

I'll take it. PM sent
Forum: Trout   08-11-2019, 12:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 496
Posted By txtrout
I also ment to add a picture of her picking the...

I also ment to add a picture of her picking the first spot to get in at. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190811/3857d841c0e857933ecfb33b8688c629.jpg
Forum: Trout   08-10-2019, 01:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 496
Posted By txtrout
Sadie on the Deschutes

My 12 year old last night swinging her 2wt on the Deschutes. She is great fun to take on trips. I am blessed.
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Forum: Rods   07-14-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 857
Posted By txtrout
I wold also say my preference in rods, in this...

I wold also say my preference in rods, in this line class is for using with soft hackled flies. So, the rods I mentioned serve well in that role. I thought that they would also work for dry flies.
Forum: Rods   07-13-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 857
Posted By txtrout
Here are a few options that I currently know...

Here are a few options that I currently know about and have used.

The lightest blank/rod that I currently know of since Anglers Roost (ARE) is not in operation is from Gary Anderson. I would say...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   06-28-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 110
Posted By txtrout
WTB - SA Scandi Light 180 grain

Wanting to pick up a SA scandi light integrated line.

Let me know if you have one collecting dust.

Thank you.
Forum: Spey Classifieds   04-14-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By txtrout
PM sent on Simms roll top waste pack.

PM sent on Simms roll top waste pack.
Forum: Fishing with the Doublehanded Rod   02-15-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,096
Posted By txtrout
Now I really want to go back this year... ...

Now I really want to go back this year...

Ricr - I think know which guide took those pictures, he is a great guy.

Beatle - last year there was one specific pool the guide wanted Bud (above) and...
Forum: Trout   01-03-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,222
Posted By txtrout
The blank was an 11ft 2wt from ARE.

The blank was an 11ft 2wt from ARE.
Forum: Tackle   12-15-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 662
Posted By txtrout
Here is a quick shot of the rod. It was built...

Here is a quick shot of the rod. It was built from an already built rod from Anglers Roost. A friend gifted the 13 ft rod to me. I had built out the 13ft blank as my main 7wt for general scandi...
Forum: Tackle   12-13-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 662
Posted By txtrout
I did the same thing with that rod to use as a...

I did the same thing with that rod to use as a switch rod in TDF. I used a 210 grain airflow switch fly line for overhead casting, but thought it was a bit underlined. It was a very fast dry fly rod...
Forum: Tackle   12-08-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,058
Posted By txtrout
I use a MW 3.5" Young on one of my trout speys...

I use a MW 3.5" Young on one of my trout speys and it is fine with plenty of backing with either a 235 grain Ambush, or with a 240 scandi with Miricle Braid behind it.

I like the Miricle Braid,...
Forum: Rods   11-15-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,216
Posted By txtrout
I would tell you to go for it. I have made a few...

I would tell you to go for it. I have made a few 8 to 9 3pc bamboo rods for steel- heading, all hollow-built, for others. One thing to consider will be what do you want to do with the rod? Do you...
Forum: Trout   11-11-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,222
Posted By txtrout
First time out with a new rod

I had the oportunity to take my daughter out to give her new 11ft 2wt a try out this weekend. She had a hookup and a great time. I'm lucky to have a daughter that likes the water.

Here is a...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   08-11-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 218
Posted By txtrout
Fiberglass 8ft 5/6wt 2pc and 7ft 6wt 5pc

Rebuilt Parametric. A very underrated taper. Rod was stripped, and the blank was sanded, and recoated. Very simple and clean build, this rod will put a smile on your face and is ready to fish! I find...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   08-11-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 373
Posted By txtrout
PM sent early this morning.

PM sent early this morning.
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