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#11020751 - 08/04/15 09:21 PM On the FLY
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Buddy and I grabbed the flyrods before dark and fought some bigguns on the fly.. Had a Blast!!!!!!

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#11021677 - 08/05/15 10:09 AM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Great job, what fly worked best?

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#11021816 - 08/05/15 11:09 AM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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White clauser 2"
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#11021993 - 08/05/15 12:22 PM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Awesome post. thumb
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#11022173 - 08/05/15 01:25 PM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Great way to finish off a day!

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#11022400 - 08/05/15 02:27 PM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Originally Posted By: Lewisvillan
White clauser 2"


Thanks

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#11022404 - 08/05/15 02:28 PM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Registered: 08/01/08
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Loc: Carrollton,Tx
Have only fly fish for trout in co. Will my 5 # rod a reel be heavy enough for the sandies?looks like a blast. Thanks

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#11022544 - 08/05/15 03:14 PM Re: On the FLY [Re: ARKMAY]
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A 5 wt. will work fine Arkmay! I generally use a 6, 7 or 8 wt. rod depending on the size of fly I am casting. For Sandbass, a 5 should be fine. It can be real fun when either Sandies or Hybrids are schooling on top with a floating line. To get to them down deep you'll need a sinking line or sink-tip line depending on how deep. I use a fly rod quite alot.
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#11022549 - 08/05/15 03:15 PM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Nice work Lewisvillan! I love seeing the fly rods in action out on our lakes!
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#11022787 - 08/05/15 04:47 PM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Yeah were using 5wt,buddy is using 6lb mono leader and I had on same set up I used on the san Juan in new mexico 7ft tippet.caught some big fish, just let the rod suck up all their energy.


Edited by Lewisvillan (08/05/15 04:52 PM)
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#11030049 - 08/09/15 02:05 AM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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Registered: 08/01/08
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Loc: Carrollton,Tx
Thanks for the info ya'll,look forward to giving it a try.

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#11030317 - 08/09/15 09:51 AM Re: On the FLY [Re: BADLANDER]
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bow_down

Nice work!
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