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Old 01-05-2012, 06:59 PM
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Originally Posted by David Knapp View Post
Rod, out of curiosity how did you like the sink tip line? I always use full sinking lines for throwing streamers but know at least some people like the sink tips better. Did you feel like it was getting your fly down sufficiently?


I was curious about the sinking line as to how deep it would get the flies on heavy generation. I have to say I was quite surprised how deep our flies were getting. In most areas of the river we were able to get them down to the bottom.

Also - its also been said to me that sinking lines don't cast well. We didn't have any trouble what so ever laying out tons of line with that Scott 6wt.

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