Been enjoying reading many threads on the site so decided to register!
Shootings my main hobby but I have fished for trout for years and very occasionally salmon on the Dee.
I bought some new kit a couple months back with the view of going out more but despite a few days on the...
Following a number of questions about choosing the right reel to go with a rod and how to balance rod and reel, I thought it might help rookies at large if I wrote a simple explanation of how to get the right balance.
Balancing Rod and Reel is now available to view on Just One Week.
Jockie Scott's last 2 postings from Malone's book has given me the push to try one myself - not with a whole lot of success from a technical point of view but I think it could catch a springer in this day and age. I have never tried a double ribbing before and the wing and GP crest needs more...
View from the office window spring has arrived. This one and two of his chums chomping on the new plant growth.
No fish but at least the weather has hopefully turned the corner.
We can always hope fish will start to arrive now.