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#11069545 - 08/28/15 01:10 PM decent bass on my Ugly fly last week
Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan Offline
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about 5 pounds.


Edited by Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan (08/28/15 01:11 PM)
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#11069710 - 08/28/15 02:34 PM Re: decent bass on my Ugly fly last week [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
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I am new to fly fishing on a kayak....any reason why you didn't use the reel's drag and reeling it in instead of stripping the line in with your hand?


nice bass I am waiting for the day to catch a beast on my kayak


Edited by txbassnewbie (08/28/15 02:35 PM)

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#11069948 - 08/28/15 04:38 PM Re: decent bass on my Ugly fly last week [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
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Well done
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#11070185 - 08/28/15 07:11 PM Re: decent bass on my Ugly fly last week [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan Offline
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I am the worlds WORST fly guy TXBASSNEWBIE lol I have never used my reel to bring in a fish. I just love the feel of the line and honestly on a cheap reel such as mine I really cant trust it. Please don't do ANYTHING I do as Im sure its wrong lol.
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#11070221 - 08/28/15 07:34 PM Re: decent bass on my Ugly fly last week [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
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Nothing wrong with stripping the line in like that, I do it all the time, that bass gave you a good fight. If that were a carp in shallow water taking off to deeper water then a good on the reel would be in order.
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#11070524 - 08/28/15 09:55 PM Re: decent bass on my Ugly fly last week [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan Offline
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linecaster, that's actually my current project...I have thrown at carp 3 days this week on the flats. I have yet to drag my fly in the right spot. But its just a matter of time. My son and I have just tied up some San Juan worms and crawdad patterns...I have stalked the same 20# plus fish the last 2 days...but he/she is a bit dodgy yet.
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#11070740 - 08/29/15 12:16 AM Re: decent bass on my Ugly fly last week [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
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Nice fish and nicely done Kent! Good job Sir. cheers
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#11082943 - 09/04/15 08:36 AM Re: decent bass on my Ugly fly last week [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
txmark1959 Offline
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Good job!
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