Ive just been told my 3 yr old G4z waders are to old and worn for repair and hjave been sent back un repaired,simms weren't even going to return then although they wernt leaking.
I had sent back as I had ripped on some barbed wire,it hadn't went right through.
I sent them photo for advice and...
i had one and magnet was far to weak,i use diawa magnets and you can locate to back d ring from inches away its mega strong,my mate had one first day out no 2nd tether on net and got back to car with no net on his back
I started about 5 years ago, after wasting 45 year playing golf..
At 53 every Friday night during the winter is like xmas eve cant sleep waiting on the days grayling fishing with great mates.
I have made some great friends,had a few days with guys on here,but the help ive had from people all...
i was using the new sunray line which has mono core and nailnot cuts into line and pulls off.
I now use airlfo backing and fm tapered leader,i have got this down to 2cm in length,seamless transition as fm is same diameter as flyline,with no knots or bulk at all.
Just used it with a barrio gt90...
if you never wade deep get simms waist waders,ive sold mine as was always needing to get into that deeper bit of water.
I would never get waders without a zip,i see guys taking for ever to spend a penny lol,especially with all the winter clobber on.
simms g4z brill:thumbs:
not been tying that long and only ever used the davie mcphail tool if its good enough for him,thats fine by me.
I was given a fly tying beginers set and took it to a wee club night and not one person could work the whip finish tool supplied some sort of springy thing,quickly binned.:)
,ive only had 6 months and the lace snapped last week mid day.I managed to hobble on for the last few hours but it was only the gaiter and boot clip on waders that saved the day and the fact that it was a easy wade wear I was.
Just beware of boa lace system.
I was loving my simms boa boots
cracking looks ,very light,i use mine for Czech nymphing.
give it a good dook in the river and watch the bearing,i tried to alter it mid river and fell of into the nith never to be seen again.
Deal direct with dannielson for purchase and were great sending free replacement bearing
why are the uk boats ancient in design.
Could the boats not have casting seats fitted on a pedestal for all top use and clear all the **** that's never used from the inside of the boats and aslo allow room for an electic motor to allow tweeking to drift?
Find to much making do with fishing...
nike golf rain gloves left and right ,not waterproof but thin enough to fish the fly all day in the Scottish winter,i cut index off on the right to hoild and feel the line for takes.
any water proof gloves are far to thick for feel in fly fishing