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  1. #1
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    Default Does it count if I tail-hook em?

    Hit Raven Fork today. I caught 6 fish in all. Here are pictures of 4 of them. I will never admit to it again, but the 17 and 19 inch ones were both tail-hooked, but it was a **** good hookset.

    20in.


    16in.


    17in.


    19in.

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    You got 'em to hand - they count.
    Charlie B

    His eye is on the sparrow and I know He watches me.
    bartonca@hotmail.com

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    Snagger...

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    Don't ask, don't tell. Nice rainbows tjw37909!
    Dave







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    Quote Originally Posted by AKSkim View Post
    Snagger...

    Smart azzzzzzzzzzz!

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    Quote Originally Posted by pineman19 View Post
    Smart azzzzzzzzzzz!

    You foul hook any fish, if you can't bring it in directly you BREAK OFF.

    Catching one by the tail I bet he was fought for a good while.. screaming reels.. oh yeah.. lot of fun there sonny.

    I just wonder how he got them to lay so still on those rocks while he got his camera out and took his photographs?

    Smart *** pineman? No I am an ethical fly fisherman.

    Snaggers can be proud of their hook-set, should have been more proud of their release.

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    I've never noticed a difference in time in reeling a fish in between foul hooking and a correct hook set. Maybe it's because I rarely catch a larger fish.

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