Hello, hello and hello again my happy fishing Forum friends. I have a Guideline NT8 14ft 9" 4 piece fly rod rated 10/ 11 for sale. It has been fished with for half a day and used once for about half an hour since then. With everything else I have it just does not get used. Sat in the rod cave...
Here is my second fly for the MSA auction box. The modern day version of the Rusty Rat. This is by far the most famous of the Rat series. While I tied 8 of them in sizes 2 through 6, here is one of the size 6s.
Tag: Fine oval gold tinsel
Tail: Peacock sword
Mackenzie G2 Spey line multi tip 56ft head
Comes with 4 tips,float,inter,medium sink and fast sink
Only used half
day so in super condition
3 tips unused and 1 used half day
Swap for 9/10 shooting head multi tip or what you got
I got my hen capes and eventually got a wee bit of spare time to sit at the vice and play with them, so I had a wee shot at jockiescott's 3 hackle Willie.. This was my first attempt at it and I'll be playing around with the pattern a bit more by stripping one side of the yellow or the orange...
The James Harper version.
Not as exciting a pattern as I thought it might be. The pattern describes a 'fan' overwing - however I couldn't bring myself to do it as what I consider to be a fan wing looks horrible, so I broke up the lower half of the wing instead.
Before this year, I'd never broken a rod in my life. This year, my tally now stands at three!
I started the year by getting the middle joint on my favourite rod stuck together. Various friends came over to use their favourite "never fail" techniques to unstick it. They all failed and ripped...
An no he's no just caught a salmon ?
in the wee hours this mornin he became a proud Daddy to a 7lb 10 wee girl (sophie)
best wishes to him and his better half
he'll be able to get his rods out again in about 18 years
Scandi 13,9 When taking my rod down today I noticed that the varnish has come away from the blank, at two joints, there a opaque colour to the varnish around the edges of the blank, is that normal?
I know they aren't expensive but it's only had a half hours use.
I, ve checked it with a loupe...
For sale excellent condition meiser mks 13ft6 8/9#
Very little use since purchase, hence the reason to sell. I will try to post pictures later.
£395 + half postage costs. Discount if buyer collects from Moray or Aberdeen area.
Rod now sold.
Thinking of going over to the emerald isle for a wee holiday this summer , probably 10 days or so. I'm looking for advice in where to go, it doesn't matter which part of Ireland as I will take my car over. I am looking for a good quality salmon river so I can have a couple of days fishing, with...