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  1. cat whisker

    Diawa Era and Line rating

    My Daiwa Era is a 9ft #6 should I go for a #6 or #7 weight line? I was considering buying Airflo 40 + floating, intermediate & sinking lines for it?
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    CDC question

    When tying CDC patterns balloon style, how many CDC feathers do you use ?
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    Hook for Boobies

    What hooks do you use normally for Booby patterns? Would you use a Kamassan B175 or B160? :)
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    Carson Valley Rules

    Could someone steer me in the right direction on the use of boobies on Carron Valley. I thought they were not permitted but one of my mates has told me that they can be used. I have tried to find the rules on the website but can't find them? :)
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    Diawa New Era 10ft

    Has anyone bought one of these rods recently? One of my friends has told me that the 10ft model is infact 10ft 2" in length? :)
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    Airflo Platinum Flurocarbon

    I have just been having a look at GAC and Fishtec. They are selling Airflow Platinum for £4.99 and G3 £17.99 How has the platinum become so cheap? I was led to believe, it was the same line but under a different label? Is it rubbish that it is cheap as chips?:omg:
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    T Shirt Paint on Buzzers

    What is the correct way to paint eyes on buzzers with T shirt Paint? Should I put the paint directly onto the thread and leave to dry and then repaint or should I varnish buzzer then apply T shirt paint for eyes?:)
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    Seat Box/Rod Holder

    Has anyone devised a method as to how to carry/secure rods on a seat box. I am tired of being over laden with gear and reckon carrying the gear would be so much easier if I could fix the rod on to my box :)
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    Greys xf2 rods

    What are the current thoughts on the Greys XF2 range of rods? I was having a look at the Greys XF2 10ft 7# & 10ft 8# rods. Tight lines :)
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    "Action On The Lake of Menteith"

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    "In The Net"

    Here is another image taken at the Lake of Menteith recently - "In the Net"
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    Lake of Menteith

    The Lake of Menteith
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    Double Hook up

    Double Hook up on The Lake of Menteith
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    Airflo Platinum Flourocarbon

    Most people have their trusted favourite in leader materials. I have thought about trying out the Airflo Platinum Fluorocarbon. Has anyone tried it and how does it compare to other makes of Fluorocarbon such as the Airflo Sightfree G3 or Fulling Mill etc? :)
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    Grafham Killer Shrimp Variant

    Just heard back from one of my pals who has been trying out these bad boys recently on overwintered bows. They worked a treat apparently :)
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    Boat Net

    As some fisheries supply nets to anglers when out fishing which is terrific but some fisheries don't, so what net would you recommend for boat fishing? What is the Fastnet Hywel Morgan Boat Net like compared to the Wychwood Boatman Net?
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    Whats better for Booby Eyes

    What is better for Booby Eyes Plasterzote foam or Floozeyes?
  18. cat whisker

    Dubbing Rake/Teaser

    Can anyone recommend a good dubbing rake/teaser?
  19. cat whisker

    Partridge L5A

    I am sure someone will have tried these hooks? What are they like? Any feedback would be appreciated on these hooks :)
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    C&F Bobbin Holder

    How do you rate the C&F Bobbing holders? I am considering buying one but before I shell out £30 I just want to check what people think of them :) What sizes of threads should be used for the Standard or Standard/long and Midge?