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    New boat box

    Hi guys I’m on the hunt for a new boat box. Currently for a diawa. I can’t afford a peli box, but I am looking for something with a deep lid so that I can look to get a foam insert for the top and put my lines in it and then creathe a set up for easy access to my flies etc...... open to...
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    Knot for hook bend to fly (Kline and dink)

    From a tying perspective with the tippet rings , I know someone who crimps them on. I actually don’t know how they do that! But I would imagine a strong line run up the hook and tied in then set with glue and then covered up with dubbing would be a good way to do it? Sent from my iPhone...
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    Knot for hook bend to fly (Kline and dink)

    Hi guys I’m trying to work out what is the best knot for this. I’m paranoid that with barbless hooks the line will just fall off the hook? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Indicator - knot to allow the indicator to be adjustable

    Hi guys Probably not one for the purists. I’m learning different techniques at the moment and one that is eluding me is buzzer fishing with an indicator. However I’m not one for using those pre made indicators, and am tying my own version with hooks on them. But I’m looking for a knot that...
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    The duo v spiders

    Get yourself clyde styles!!! I always fish a magpie and silver on the point and size 16 or 18 clylde style black spiders on the droppers.
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    Salmon fishing the story or nairn

    Ill try find out where :-(
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    Salmon fishing the story or nairn

    Near inverness sorry. Were stsying there next weekend and our out on a Saturday.
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    Salmon fishing the story or nairn

    Morning everyone, I'm getting the chance to fish one of the two rivers next Saturday. Mean to say spey or nairn. Any suggestions on flies to use? Sent from my KFTT using Tapatalk 2
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    Eel on a hopper

    I watched an episode of the complete angler with Rae borras. He showed how by lying an eel on the ground, covering its eyrs and stroking its back you can put them to sleep, they look like they are in a coma afterwards!!! Sent from my KFTT using Tapatalk 2
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    Cortland problem

    Yeah I have several and never had a problem. Just straight on the reel and fish Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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    Your go to fly on reservoirs and lakes

    Love this thread. I agree with bill. Other things I would add (hopefully with some help) Talk - talk to other anglers, find out what is working - and I don't just Mean flies, where are they taking and how (technique) Learn different techniques, washing line, straight lining, naturals...
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    Whip finishing tools

    I use the mcphail finisher. Made a big difference for my finished flies. Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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    Buzzer fishing

    Good morning everyone. Starting point for this post, I live in cambuslang!! Im looking to lean on the good nature of of the more experienced buzzer fisherman and see if I can arrange a four hour session over the next few weeks, specifically to show me the ins and outs of buzzer fishing. Im a...
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    Greys gx700 spools not holding right

    Turns out that there was an o ring missing, so apologies for say it was still there. GAC were great fixing it for me! And charged me the massive amount of a pound in a charity box for doing so. Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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    Greys gx700 spools not holding right

    Ah!! I cant see any warp in the metal. I looked for that this morning :-( Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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    Greys gx700 spools not holding right

    Its not the spool. I have 7 spools same thing happening with all of them Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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    Greys gx700 spools not holding right

    O ring is still there. I cant see anything that is out of place. Its weird it just seems to have stopped "holding the spool" Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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    Greys gx700 spools not holding right

    I own a gx700 and several lines, ive had it for four years. Yesterday I went to roslynlee for a days fishing, went to push out my di7 and put on my floating line, the di7 felt tight, so a hard push later none of my spools are now being held my the reel, when I screw in the fixing you can here...
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    Strike Indicators... Is this really "fly" fishing?

    Im not a cynic or a critic bobp, buy any tips or advice! Im out on a practice day tomorrow 5.25acre stillwater. Runs 10 - 12dt deep, and I want to give it a bash! Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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    Polaroids cheapies or expensive????

    I use eyelevel really goos comfy glasses, can I see through the surface - yes if the conditions are right Sent from my GT-I9195 using Tapatalk
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