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Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   05-29-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 3
  Beast
Views: 415
Posted By Palmered
recipe

Ill give it a shot.. I usually have to watch a vid I recorded of Jonathan doing a demo on IG live.

This is a 1" OPST shank - short loop and hook looped on.
Blue Tinsel body, wrapped up leaving...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   05-28-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 3
  Beast
Views: 415
Posted By Palmered
Beast

Beast of Burden - Jonathan Farmer design

I really dig the action of this fly.. swims like a champ. Takes me about 25-30 minutes to tie one, worth every minute after swimming it.
...
Forum: Spey Basics   04-27-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,206
Posted By Palmered
Ad half the weight of whatever sink tip weight...

Ad half the weight of whatever sink tip weight is, as rule of thumb. Was taught this, Ive tried this and it seems to help me. Its a biatch for me to cast t14 with my 425 gn head. Was easier when I...
Forum: Tackle   04-26-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 716
Posted By Palmered
maui jims

Mauis seem spendy up front, but after 20 years with Maui Jim, the customer service is un-matched.
They stand behind their product 100%.
They still take care of the sports I bought 20 years ago.
...
Forum: Technique   04-18-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,264
Posted By Palmered
Wow. Thank you for all the info.. I need to...

Wow.
Thank you for all the info.. I need to read up a bit more.



Dude! Nice!
Forum: Technique   04-18-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,264
Posted By Palmered
Ok. So is it referred to as spey casting vs...

Ok.
So is it referred to as spey casting vs skagit casting? Skagit lines vs Scandi lines? When starting this journey a few years ago, seemed od to me that skagit casting was new as of the 90’s...
Forum: Technique   04-18-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,264
Posted By Palmered
This will be intereting to follow.. what I have...

This will be intereting to follow.. what I have noticed in my short time casting.
The two are different.
When I cast skagit style, the rod load is continuous. No stops, pauses or hesitations...
Forum: General   04-13-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,479
Posted By Palmered
I recieved my tips today. I hope everyones...

I recieved my tips today. I hope everyones getting taken care of..


Dude! Nice!
Forum: New Member Introductions   04-13-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 109
Posted By Palmered
Welcome.. you are in a wonderful spot to wield a...

Welcome.. you are in a wonderful spot to wield a two handed rod.. a lot of fishy water down your way.
tight lines!


Dude! Nice!
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   04-12-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 412
Posted By Palmered
Composite loops changed how I tie now.. A lot of...

Composite loops changed how I tie now.. A lot of loops these days!


Dude! Nice!
Forum: General   04-12-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,479
Posted By Palmered
Seems he shipped my tips - tracking from usps...

Seems he shipped my tips - tracking from usps shows them arriving here Monday... Ill update when they arrive.



Dude! Nice!
Forum: General   04-11-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,479
Posted By Palmered
I know life gets busy and all - $25 isn't killing...

I know life gets busy and all - $25 isn't killing me too bad. I'll give him a minute to come clean, then I'll go that route.. I know its there for that reason. Thanks Raven.
Forum: General   04-11-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,479
Posted By Palmered
Exclamation blast

was gonna blast him after I contacted admin - since your in the same boat, Ill chime in.

April 2 money sent, had to send a PM to ask about them on the 4th as no confirmation or information was...
Forum: Spey Classifieds   03-29-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 25,699
Posted By Palmered
FS: Custom-machined Wading Staffs

If your in need of a wade staff, this is THE best one you can purchase.
This is quality work sir, thank you!
Forum: New Member Introductions   03-24-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By Palmered
I have a 13’ 6” 8 wt rod and when I put a 24’ 550...

I have a 13’ 6” 8 wt rod and when I put a 24’ 550 grain shooting head and 40# berkly big game running line, it changed my game for the better. I use both hands to pinch the line so line slippage is...
Forum: General   03-23-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,270
Posted By Palmered
Kind of a crazy statement, warrantys work. If...

Kind of a crazy statement, warrantys work.
If after 4-5 years of serious angling you only rely on one set of waders, you the man.
Seems like a backup set of waders is a must regardless who you...
Forum: General   03-22-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,270
Posted By Palmered
Ive been down this road a couple times. Cheapest...

Ive been down this road a couple times. Cheapest to the absolute most expensive.
Patagonias customer service is unmatched. They stood by those waders and helped me throughout 5 years. I was...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   03-17-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 653
Posted By Palmered
Very nicely tied. Dude! Nice!

Very nicely tied.


Dude! Nice!
Forum: Rods   03-17-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By Palmered
The rod is designed to learn on. Not for the...

The rod is designed to learn on. Not for the seasoned, two-three day a week spey caster.
I feel like the Dually is a great introductory rod at its price. Redington stands behind their product, if...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   03-12-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 954
Posted By Palmered
Fishing Little Northfork Santiam river about 15...

Fishing Little Northfork Santiam river about 15 years ago. Had a great day in a section all to myself, which was fine until it happened. Walking back out and just about through all the ferns - I...
Forum: Tackle   03-12-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Palmered
Until I can afford the reel Id like to pair on my...

Until I can afford the reel Id like to pair on my 13’6”, Im making this current reel balance better by adding 2 oz solid core lead (1/4”) smashed flat w a hammer, trimmed for square edges and wrapped...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   03-08-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 913
Posted By Palmered
Nice vid, gorgeous fish too. Sent from...

Nice vid, gorgeous fish too.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Rods   03-06-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,734
Posted By Palmered
Having figured out both on my own - some pointers...

Having figured out both on my own - some pointers from a dude who has his casting down REALLY well - I felt like it was easier to figure things out on the 13' 6" rod vs the 11' 6" rod. That being...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   03-04-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 587
Posted By Palmered
In the few years Ive been tying and fishing, a...

In the few years Ive been tying and fishing, a lot with marabou - Ive found dubbing loops rule for longevity. Ive found sometimes its tough to hide a fat stem at the head of the fly, for me at...
Forum: Hooks, Feathers and Floss   02-27-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 365
Posted By Palmered
I tie at camp - Ive found that the headlight cant...

I tie at camp - Ive found that the headlight cant be beat.. everywhere your looking is lit up pretty well!
LED Lenser has been a solid, bright headlamp and has done me right for years.


Sent...
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