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  1. stylie

    Partridge Hackle (neck&natural)

    Hi folks, Is everyplace out of stock at the moment ? essentialfly, fishingmegastore, funkyfly tying, Frankie McPhilips, clonavav. Not sure who else I tried, but looking for other materials at the same time so dont want to go the ebay route. Any other sources ? only wanted a couple of packs...
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    Yamaha 15hp 2 stroke, air fuel mix screw = dirty plugs ?

    Hi, I think I need to tweak the pilot(?) screw that fine tunes the air oil mix or clean it at least. I seem to be getting dirty spark plugs very quicky, so I think thats the culprit however could it be something else ? S
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    Lough style boat and engine speed

    Hi, I have a 15hp 2 stroke Yamaha and on an lough style anglers fancy I get 13mph. I am using a GPS test app on my phone to measure it. Now I know these boats wont get the best out of the engine but I feel like I should be getting a little more. Does anyone know the speeds they are getting out...
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    4in rear grip for Spey handle

    Anyone know a good place where I can get one ?
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    Best Paint for 19ft Angler Fancy

    Hi, Going to spruce up the boat before we put it out. What do ye find are the best paints/varnish for the job ?
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    13 variety's of Trout in Corrib

    An interesting study.. The trout study that could transform conservation - The Irish Times - Thu, Jan 31, 2013
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    15ft+ Float Rod blank for dapping

    Hi, I have a mind to make a dapping from the above specs, but no idea where to buy a float rod blank and no idea to compare the casting weights to rough fly line weights. Would be looking for a fast action blank, 6/7wt 15ft 3-4piece ? Any thoughts ?
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    15hp yamaha seems slow

    Hi, I have the above 2 stroke short shaft and when compared to my 8hp same model its only about a 1/4 faster. Compared to other 15hp it doesnt seem that fast. However it runs perfectly, starts quickly and is pretty quite. Is it worth taking a look at the jets and carb or am I expecting to...
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    Record Pike ?

    Proud angler Andy O'Connor,20, shows off monster catch | The Sun |News Full of spawn but still a big fish
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    Which wf 7# floater ?

    Hi, Is there a stand out line ? or is a toss up between cortland and rio gold ? thanks
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    Fly line for Sage One 7wt 10ft

    Hi, Wondering what line to get for it in terms of a floater, I have Cortland 444 and Rio Gold for my other rods but not sure what to get for this. Any recommendations ?
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    thinking of selling a 2 stroke, no idea of price

    Hi, I have a Johnson 5hp 2 stroke short shaft. Its in very good condition, starts quickly and very clean inside. Impeller seems to be in good nick with out taking it out for a visual inspection. While I have a good idea of prices for larger 2 strokes I have no clue about this. Any guess's on...
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    Hunter waders alternative

    Hi, Are there similar thigh rubber waders to Hunter out there ? Hunter are impossible to get now so looking for alternatives. thanks
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    15hp short shaft 2 stroke outboard

    Hi, I'm looking for a 15hp 2 stroke short shaft preferably Yamaha, Honda, Tohatsu, Johnson. Does anybody know if any are for sale ? they are pretty rare but do turn up from time to time. Also in the South of Ireland would be best Also Im monitoring apollo duck, done deal, ebay but if someone...
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    looking for 15hp 2 stroke

    Hi, I'm looking for a 15hp 2 stroke short shaft preferably Yamaha, Honda, Tohatsu, Johnson. Does anybody know if any are for sale ? they are pretty rare but do turn up from time to time. Also in the South of Ireland would be best Also Im monitoring apollo duck, done deal, ebay but if someone...
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    Parsun outboard

    Hi, Anyone have one or know what they are like ? they seem very cheap but how do they compare to the better know 15hp 4strokes, Honda being the market leader I suppose
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    10ft 5# recomendations

    Hi guys, Anyone use or could recommend a 10ft 5# ? There are plenty of 9fts available but there doesnt seem to be the same amount of 10ft'ers around. Cheers.
  18. stylie

    Fishing cottage Corrib/Mask

    Hi Folks, The cottage I used to stay in is not available anymore and Im finding a hard time getting alternatives. Ideally I would like to stay in Oughterard or near by and for the house to have a boat a short walk away. However any suggestions for elsewhere on Corrib or Mask would be...
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    Loch of Harray

    Hi folks, My friend is fishing there in the Summer, I think around June. Are there any local flies he should be tying now or methods he should be practising ? Cheers, Me
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    Pike/Bass Fly tying kit ?

    Does anybody remember see a thread about a member putting together a fly tying kit for the xmas presents ? I think I remember seeing a post about it but can not recollect where or who was doing it :guinness: :joking::wine::whistle:
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