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    The big ones learn hook and lure shyness after...

    The big ones learn hook and lure shyness after being caught and released. If you want to catch more big ones try something new.
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    Message Board

    Is the "Message Board" name portion of this group of threads at all equivalent to a "General Discussion" thread?
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    Depth Streaming

    You should not forget to explore different depths with the streamer, particuarly if the water is too deep to wade in.
    It varies but roughly one foot of sink can be achieved with a mississippi count....
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    Still Spilling?

    http://lakeinfo.tva.gov/htbin/lakeinfo?site=APH&DataType=All&submit=View+info

    Has anyone witnessed if the Apalachia Dam spilling? I have an uncle that used to work for TVA and he said the website...
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    Thread glue?

    It is not that a crazy-glue type will not stick to the foam. It is just an issue that the foam will probally be disolved/ melted by the solvents in the glue. When dry it will be solid. If fast...
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    Tva

    In the 1930's The Appalachia region was the poorest region in America, not to mention the great depression. The moutainous terrain did not lend itself to competive farming when the southern economy...
  7. Thread: Bigfoot

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    California?

    What is so important in California? That's 500 pounds of shipping and for what. Why didn't the Georgia DNR biologist have something to say? It's a hoax.
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    Tippet Theory

    Apparently tippet draw plate sizes were only used to match up with the eyehole size of hooks. For the smaller tippets you can multiply the drawplate size (like 7x) to get a close approximation of...
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    Thanks

    The Chattanooga Times Free Press also published an article on catching gar 8/03/08. It put me on some lures I made from nylon rope for both spinning an fly gear all hookless. They seem to be active...
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    Gar Patterns

    Could someone recomend a few fly patterns to attract gar? Either shortnose, longnose, or spotted. Thank you.
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    Youngster Fishing

    I have been training my 4 year old nephew about fishing. I got him to practice casting an old zebco in the yard untill he had a consistently good cast. It took him 3 months, pretty much. This...
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    Sequachie

    It has trout year round and is supplemented at parts of the year. I cant find access. I suppose only the upper part keeps trout year round. I have heard bait fishers catching up there. If you...
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    White out blocker

    Cut a note card to a size that will cover any angle between the flash and the frame to be photoed. Holding this card in front of the flash will difuse the light and reduce the over exposure. Be...
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    Hound Trout

    Scents might attract and they might repel, somethings smell tasty, somethings are are just plain foul smelling. The only way I gave to describe a trout's sence of smell is to say it can follow scent...
  15. Thread: Etiquette

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    "Personal Space"

    Sometimes this space is dependent on the angler. I swear that I was far enough away from this one guy not to effect fishing, but he kept moving any time he could see another angler. Sometimes I...
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    Fish On Dude!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhL0-2zBuqY&NR=18)
  17. As the saying goes

    As the saying goes, "Think globally, act locally."

    Even if the media conjures up sensational stories about the earth will be an oven to hold a large audience that doesn’t mean that the...
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    Bait Fishin

    When the bait caster was invented it added to fishing. I don't think there was any threat made to the fly rod. The bait caster made deep water and heavy fish a little more accessible. I don’t see...
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    Trout Biting Committee

    I think that trout hold a committee meeting before sunrise to determine what random baits they will be biting that day. :biggrin: I dont see any other reason a hatchery trout would hit inline...
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    Opaque Pink

    Any opaque colored line will be seen as a dark line for a trout looking up at the sky. Colors will then just help the angler identify different types of line, weight, sinking, whatever. Cortland...
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    Warmwater

    I am also closer to warm water, and this year I will concentrate on warmwater presentation with a flyrod. However I will add that the two fish you mentioned have strongly different feeding patterns...
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    Online Catalog

    Is that online catalog the General Fly Tying forum or something else?
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    barbie bug pictures

    May some one please post a link for a barbie bug. Thanks in advance.
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    Fff?

    What organization is FFF?
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    Calling All Fools

    Somebody needs to promise me that the grey color theme will return. :redface::mad::frown::p:eek::confused:
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