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Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 09-07-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 659
Posted By adirondack46r
Bob here

Well, I had almost forgotten about wading the clinch in my dress shoes. As I recall the fish didn't care one bit. Always keep your wading boots with your waders to avoid such situations.

This was...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 03-09-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By adirondack46r
As am I. I do believe that Brown would have come...

As am I. I do believe that Brown would have come out on top. I would guess she was easily a 20 " fish. It would have been fun trying to land her though. I'm really enjoying the bamboo journey so I...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 03-07-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By adirondack46r
Christened the new bamboo

After watching the temperature rising on the USGS flow gage link, and clearing my calendar for the afternoon I decided to leave the office around 11:30 and head for the mountains. My goal was to...
Forum: In The Backcountry 05-20-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,728
Posted By adirondack46r
Don't feel bad Travis. Happens every time I fish...

Don't feel bad Travis. Happens every time I fish with him. :smile: The dude knows how to catch trout.

Let me know when you guys head out for your next trip. You never know... UT might be able to...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 03-12-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 667
Posted By adirondack46r
We have been a host family for the ranch in the...

We have been a host family for the ranch in the past. The ranch is an awesome ministry to youngsters from broken and dysfunctional homes. While I can't be there that day I will assure anyone who goes...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 05-11-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,668
Posted By adirondack46r
Sorry about that... I guess I was totally off...

Sorry about that... I guess I was totally off track from the Colorado question.
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 05-11-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,668
Posted By adirondack46r
Having grown up in upstate NY, I was able to...

Having grown up in upstate NY, I was able to flyfish the Beaverkill, Willowemac, Delaware (WB mostly), West Canada, the Battenkill, the Ausable, the Oatka, and a bunch of other stocked trout waters...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 05-07-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,950
Posted By adirondack46r
Where is this other board you all speak of?

Where is this other board you all speak of?
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-26-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By adirondack46r
Thanks

Thanks, Pete. It doesn't look as good as if Mike or Stan built it, but I was pretty pleased. I bought a ferruled blank. Dennis Stone does a great job. Like you, I thought my pathetic casting skills...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-24-2012, 09:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By adirondack46r
Shoot me an email next time you're here to fish....

Shoot me an email next time you're here to fish. We'll hook up and you can cast my rods and we'll compare notes on 'dacks.

Bob@southwindcanvas.com
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-24-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By adirondack46r
Matt, I have never built on graphite or...

Matt, I have never built on graphite or fiberglass. Byron, tells me however, that it is exactly as you say - placing the guides on the hex bamboo is far easier than on cylindrical graphite. Wrapping...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-24-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By adirondack46r
Ah, so you know only too well about such things....

Ah, so you know only too well about such things. That explains the canoe in the avatar. I built a wooden strip canoe once as well... that's a whole 'nother story.

I'm from Rochester. A couple of...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-24-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,564
Posted By adirondack46r
I did well yesterday on small, #18, sulphur CDC...

I did well yesterday on small, #18, sulphur CDC comparaduns. I was mostly casting to rising fish. The sulphurs I saw coming off were 16/18 or smaller. Keep them ginked (or frog fannied) and be...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-24-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By adirondack46r
Buzz, Flies were hatching like crazy when I got...

Buzz, Flies were hatching like crazy when I got there around 4. Things went stone cold around 6 and I fished for another hour without picking up another fish. I might have time next week for a half...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-24-2012, 08:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By adirondack46r
tnfly, Yep, spent many a night in a tent in the...

tnfly, Yep, spent many a night in a tent in the High Peaks of the Adirondacks in the 90s and climbed them all, many of them two and three times. The Adirondacks are a jewel in my humble opinion. I...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-23-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,558
Posted By adirondack46r
Boo - yeah

In December I decided to make a bamboo rod. After talking with Dennis Stone, www.StoneRodCo.com (http://www.StoneRodCo.com), I settled on a 8' 4/5 wt and went to work. I finished it in March.
...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-10-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,373
Posted By adirondack46r
Back then

When I started fishing in the park back in 2004 when I moved to Tennessee, there always seemed to be a BMW parked in my favorite spots on weekends, the guys fishing in the river below all looked like...
Forum: Rod Building 10-11-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,389
Posted By adirondack46r
Anybody know how to reach Dances with Trout?

Anybody know how to reach Dances with Trout?
Forum: Rod Building 10-11-2011, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,575
Posted By adirondack46r
Bamboo blanks & Korean job

I am planning to make my first rod this winter, a bamboo rod. I intend to start from a blank and finish it myself. I have done some research and found a few sources of both materials and instruction,...
Forum: Rod Building 09-29-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,389
Posted By adirondack46r
Bamboo

Hey Dances, Shoot me an email some time. I am in Maryville and would like to see the rods you make.

Bob
bob@southwindcanvas.com
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 05-15-2011, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,277
Posted By adirondack46r
Somebody agrees

Nicely articulating the same sentiment.

http://thetroutzone.blogspot.com/2011/05/picking-pockets-improving-your-pocket.html
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-27-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By adirondack46r
Imported

I understand the concerns with the overseas manufacturing. I look at it this way - I would rather buy an import from Little River Outfitters than an American made product over the internet. Putting...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-26-2011, 09:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By adirondack46r
The finesse is medium. The signature is medium...

The finesse is medium. The signature is medium fast. Should have been MORE spine in the signature, right?
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-26-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By adirondack46r
The only high end rod that I felt performed...

The only high end rod that I felt performed noticeably different than the others was a Sage XP that I used when I fished the Delaware River (Catskills) several times a year. It's a big river and...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-26-2011, 11:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By adirondack46r
Temple Fork

On my Easter Day trip to the Little River I took one of my son's 8.5 wt Temple Fork. I had recently sold off a Winston IM6 that amplified my casting imcompetence and I wasn't sure what my next...
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