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#2895549 - 08/03/12 06:41 PM Re: Last day of carp tournament... thoughts [Re: catman529]
gil1
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Registered: 04/06/07
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 Originally Posted By: catman529
 Originally Posted By: jakeway
 Originally Posted By: gil1
Will do - As much as I luv me sum ugly feesh, I'm about done with carp for a while. I'm ready for deer season.


Go, what size tippet do you use for deer? I assume you use a Bucktail fly
this wouldn't be allowed in the tournament but I dip my Doe Tail fly in some estrous scent and it works great on those mature bucks. Careful or they will run between trees and break you off... use a sturdy tippet.


I gots ta try this!
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#2896627 - 08/05/12 07:41 AM Re: Last day of carp tournament... thoughts [Re: gil1]
GRAMPS
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Registered: 09/12/03
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catman, you and gil have to be good to catch carp on a fly on purpose. I have done it by accident while fishing for trout, but have never purposly tried to catch a carp on a fly. Really think it is time for me to give it a try. \:\)
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#2896675 - 08/05/12 09:14 AM Re: Last day of carp tournament... thoughts [Re: GRAMPS]
catman529
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Registered: 11/10/10
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 Originally Posted By: GRAMPS
catman, you and gil have to be good to catch carp on a fly on purpose. I have done it by accident while fishing for trout, but have never purposly tried to catch a carp on a fly. Really think it is time for me to give it a try. \:\)
it's not easy but when you hook one it's a heck of a battle. I guess you would know from accidentally hooking one. All about sight fishing... get your fly in front of a visibly feeding carp. Thanks again for the fly rod.... oh and I believe I said I would pay you back for the shipping, don't let me forget.
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