Nothing new and I know I've posted it before but anyway!
I first tied this fly in the late 1990's or very early 2000's. I tied it as an Irish version of the Kylie shrimp that was very popular in Trout & Salmon and other fishing magazines at the time.
I was looking through some of my old...
After seeing the beautiful built winged patterns on the classic section, I thought I'd try a couple of mallard wings again.
I really do struggle with mallard and I can assure you all that there was a lot of Mallard wasted in creating these two small flies.
I tried two different slips from...
I know I'm just an amateur when it comes to hoarding, but I think I need to stop tying as many flies.....
I'm missing a few boxes, including several trout boxes and a couple of those massive Wychood clear views, (only 2 are visible). :redface:
Couple of days on the Oich Tuesday/Wednesday with the brother. Early start Tuesday up through Glencoe with a quick stop at Spean Bridge. Water very high but gin clear Tuesday through rain/snowmelt and generating. Concentrated on the high water pools Kytra and Park. Very nice springer hooked...
I need to get a couple of Hardy reels serviced . I used someone a couple of years ago and they were very good and reasonably priced. I’ve lost the contact details and can’t remember where they were sent.
Anyone on here know of a good servicing agent ?
Son is now working in Stockholm and I plan to go over and visit him in August. The idea is to have a couple of days in Stockholm and then 3 or 4 days fishing. Any ideas or suggestions would be gratefully welcomed.
Sage vt2 13ft 7wt with feather inlay in great condition.
Got from a fellow member.
Had a couple of hours today with heads and scandi lines in both 7 and 8 weights. Loves both at around 28/32 grams
Only moving on as i have a couple of rods around same length that do the same job.
Did a fair bit of beachcasting years ago and became fairly proficient using multipliers, usually an Abu 7000 or a Daiwa millionaire, an Abu 6500 copy.
Bought a new Abu 6501 a couple of years ago, only used it for a couple of boat trips so far so it's pretty much 'out of the box'. Being left hand...
My son has decided to get married in a village 45miles west of Aberdeen in late May 2020. While I am up there for most of two weeks I would like to fish the river Don. I have seen some pics of the river and it does not appear very wide but it has some flow. can anybody give me information. Are...
Gaelforce ETD Triple Density Shooting Heads Reduced
Full set of the above lines in 39g / 9/10.
Test cast on a couple of occasions, I prefer integrated lines, hence the sale.
All 3 lines in original spools and boxes £90 posted.