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Dec 14 2005This forum began as Clark's Classic Bamboo Rod Forum founded by Clark Davis for all who share a passion for classic rods the trout underground Well he's retired as of a few days ago and not really completely by his choice He wrote an article long ago in California Fly Fisher magazine about bamboo rods and that was my introduction Aug 01 2020New posts Search forums Fly Fishing Forum Sea Trout Forum North American Fly Fishing Forum Fishing Magic What's new New posts Latest activity 11ft Daiwa whisker rod wanted SILVER-SALMON Jul 30 2020 Replies 0 Views 165 Jul 30 2020 Hardy Marquis no1 (new style )or similar modern classic

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Early life Before he became pioneer of the modern bamboo fly rod Hiram Leonard was a hunter guide gunsmith and self-taught engineer He also played the flute Born in 1831 in Sebec Maine Leonard was an outdoorsman in the still undeveloped northeast of the United States His fearless exploits innovative approach and wiry strength earned him a reputation as the Great Hunter in his own time

Jul 09 2018From St Croix: Park Falls WI (June 28 2018) – Good trout fishing isn't too hard to find Affordable versatile and smooth-casting fly rods designed for a myriad of trout fishing applications and techniques shouldn't be either This line of thinking is the inspiration behind St Croix's all-new series of Mojo Trout freshwater fly rods

Jul 25 2015As it is the Reaper which comes in an understated brownish olive blank with brown wraps is one of the true bargains of the fly fishing world Redington Classic Trout 8-foot 4-weight ($150) I don't run across many true progressive-action trout rods anymore which is a shame as they tend to be both easy to cast and enjoyable to fish

May 29 2020UPDATED May 29 2020 Classic doesn't necessarily mean 'old' or 'vintage' And it doesn't always mean bamboo The rods offered on The List are fly rods of high quality spanning all eras of manufacture - from early Leonard and Thomas bamboo rods through the pinnacle of fiberglass and graphite to today's custom makers working with all blank materials

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In fact for many years I did only have 3 rods: a 9' Loomis GL3 6wt (my first and all-round trout rod) a 9' Loomis IMX 4 wt (originally bought for a trip out west and since named by the Trout Underground blog as one of the dozen best fly rods of all time) and a 9' Loomis IMX 8 wt (which unexpectedly has proven to be the most versatile

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Jul 29 2014Fly Fishing Forum Redington Classic Trout Reviews | 3wt 5wt 6 wt Thread starter LCnSac Start date Jul 7 2014 1 2 Next 1 of 2 Go to page Go Next Last LCnSac John or LC Jul 7 2014 #1 Although a bit premature as I've only actually fished one of the three rods I wanted to post a brief review as the Cabala's $85 sale is winding

Jul 27 2013The Dozen Best Fly Rods of All Time - Trout Underground photo courtesy of the Trout Underground Most of you are probably pretty tired of my ranting about ODFW douchebags and ignorant people by now so here is a new type of post here on your beloved The Quiet Pool

Fishing with Fiberglass Fly Rods Fishing and other experiences with fly rods 8124 116519 New rod suggestions CrustyBugger 20 Aug 2020 00:13 Collecting Fiberglass Fly Rods Collecting fly rods and vintage glass 4180 42378 Winston Family cebfishingtools 19 Aug 2020 15:32 Glass Tech Fly rod technology and modern glass 1226 19821

Here you'll find our collection of classic reels in stock and ready for the stream All models from famous makers - Hardy Bogdan Leonard Orvis Saracione Vom Hofe Walker Zwarg and more If you have any questions don't hesitate to be in touch!

Jun 02 2010Marcelo Calviello Bella Vista Buenos Aires Argentina I'm a fly fisherman and bamboo rod maker I started fishing some 38 years ago at age 16th in rivers around the world but primarily in Argentina where I usually fish for trout and salmon but never disdain other freshwater species like dorado and bass

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Jun 17 2020This has resulted in the current issue that rods no longer go with fly lines such that a 5 weight rod needs a heavier line that is graded as one half to 1 line weights above the rod rating Less expensive rods and fly lines actually pair true to their stated size better than the top of the cost products

Jun 08 2017On good sized water this rod is a very capable pleasant stick to air line with Smaller water's like you mention 7'6 - 8' will shine and is really the ball park length of light line rods (my opinion) I like Classic graphite my first 3 was an early Scott G 803-3 which is a winner

May 29 2020UPDATED May 29 2020 Classic doesn't necessarily mean 'old' or 'vintage' And it doesn't always mean bamboo The rods offered on The List are fly rods of high quality spanning all eras of manufacture - from early Leonard and Thomas bamboo rods through the pinnacle of fiberglass and graphite to today's custom makers working with all blank materials

May 13 2020A super charismatic Paul H Young 'Standby' - an exceptional large trout taper A wonderful Walton Powell Companion Set This set is in 7'6 4/5wt and 8'6 5/6wt configuration and is one of the last two Golden Signature bamboo rods Walt would build NOW LISTED — A fine selection of classic Fenwick HMG and Boron fly rods Fantastic action for the fly fisher that enjoys fishing

Sep 05 2013I am a huge Redington fan because of the quality they offer for the price and they have a ton of great rods but the Classic Trout is really the gem of their entire line (I haven't laid hands on the Vapen or all the other brand new stuff) The RS4 was another rod I personally felt was a home run from Redington and I own 2

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May 14 2017Forums Tackle Talk Fly Rods Redington Classic Trout 480-4 Thread starter markfrid Start date May 13 2017 M markfrid Well-known member Messages 691 Reaction score 14 Location Carmi S Ill May 13 2017 #1 I have a chance to pick one of these up and I wonder if any of you have or have had this specific rod

These are premium four-piece fly rods Classic Trout and Classic Western Legendary for its superb balance smooth action and easy casting over a variety of distances and Classic Trout series may be as close to the ultimate all-around trout rods as you can get This year in addition to bringing back the Classics we've expanded further by