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#11120541 - 09/22/15 04:49 PM Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish!
Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 07/04/10
Posts: 1690
Loc: Austin
I had to try again to find some better fish. From yesterday I tied some size #8 Adam's Kebari flies and sought to see if the larger profile of the fly had any effect on the size of the fish. I fished roughly the same areas as I did the day before and as you can see the larger fly made a huge difference. Today all my fish were from 8" to 9.75"...Not that coveted 10" mark yet but I now have very little doubt one can stumble across a very big Gill here on this lake...And yes that's my #3fly reel breaking on the first fish...A new reel has already been obtained lol. HD as always enjoy some better fish!
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#11120691 - 09/22/15 05:59 PM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
banker-always fishing Online   content
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 37175
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Good times catching some Nice Gills. Nicely done! thumb
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#11120712 - 09/22/15 06:12 PM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
Daniel Mtanous Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/08/15
Posts: 212
Loc: Desoto,Texas
Nice Video!

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#11120791 - 09/22/15 06:59 PM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
TXST-JAKE Offline
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Registered: 06/02/11
Posts: 537
Loc: San Marcos, Marble Falls
Post a vid of one of those hybrids!
I promise the reel was in good condition when I gave it back to you
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#11120921 - 09/22/15 07:58 PM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
Meadowlark Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 11/04/04
Posts: 2869
Loc: East Texas
#8 size has been my go to for 'gills for many years. Add some rubber legs to almost any nymph pattern, especially the Prince, and they are 'gill killers everywhere they are present.

If you can't catch them on those, then they probably are not there.

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#11121899 - 09/23/15 08:33 AM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
Laker One Offline
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Registered: 07/03/11
Posts: 9182
Loc: San Antonio TX
Cool Video. Got to love that fly fishing! woot

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#11124059 - 09/24/15 03:17 AM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
jagg Offline
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Registered: 10/12/08
Posts: 3792
Loc: South Texas
Love it when a plan comes together! clap
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and all that is within me,
bless His Holy Name!

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#11124317 - 09/24/15 08:19 AM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
Action_Jackson Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 01/18/15
Posts: 1261
Loc: Dallas, Texas
Nice video...I'd have that yak in all kinds of tangles with line if I didn't have a reel on that rod!
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#11124433 - 09/24/15 09:06 AM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Kent Meadows aka Team Hooligan]
Jerrybign Offline
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Registered: 10/10/01
Posts: 6951
Loc: Forney, Texas USA
Great video!! How refreshing is it to watch a fishing video without the "boom-diddy-boom-shaka-laka "music"
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#11128336 - 09/25/15 10:33 PM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Jerrybign]
Fitz® Offline
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Registered: 08/12/10
Posts: 8365
Loc: Feeding Time
Originally Posted By: Jerrybign
Great video!! How refreshing is it to watch a fishing video without the "boom-diddy-boom-shaka-laka "music"


+1, great video, enjoyed watching
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#11138585 - 10/01/15 07:11 AM Re: Panfish on the fly #2 Better fish! [Re: Daniel Mtanous]
Gitter Done Offline
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Registered: 02/06/07
Posts: 8711
Loc: San Antonio Tx.
Originally Posted By: Daniel Mtanous
Nice Video!






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