New Rod

Discussion in 'Steelhead' started by CLO, Feb 6, 2014.

  1. CLO

    CLO Future WFF Mod

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    Do you think I can throw spiral indicator passes with my new Seahawks rod? Now only if I could find a football shaped indicator...

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  2. MarkY3130

    MarkY3130 Active Member

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    That's pretty cool.


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  3. Salmo_g

    Salmo_g Active Member

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    I'm happy for the Sea Hawks, but I wouldn't want to fish a rod that looks like that.
     
  4. David Dalan

    David Dalan 69°19'15.35" N 18°44'22.74" E

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    How about a Cigar Butt trimmed to look like a football? And also find the coloration to highly objectionable. In fact, that there is an ugly ass rod.
     
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    nutsack angler newb

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    Sweet rod holmes! GO HAWKS!!!

    Fish it on game days with a Thill indicator painted brown with white laces. Legion Of Bobbers!!!
     
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  6. Porter

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    Why not? It might win.....catch a 20 pound native? Cast one foot farther...HeHe ;) Beautiful rod!
     
  7. Freestone

    Freestone Not to be confused with freestoneangler

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    CLO, I have the perfect thing to throw with that rod: you can skate or dead drift it or use it as an indicator!

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  8. CLO

    CLO Future WFF Mod

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    But really, this is not my rod it was made by Sage this week to be raffled off (proceeds going to wild steelhead). It went for $2000 I think.
     
  9. Jeremy Floyd

    Jeremy Floyd fly fishing my way through life

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    Careful with that fly Freestone.. You get that thing near Manning and he will go belly up..
     
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  10. pbunbury

    pbunbury Tights Lines

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    I was there last night, and after it went for $2000, the guy who won it donated it back to the Wild Steelhead Coalition and it is going to be available for sale again.
     
  11. Olive bugger

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    Love it!
     
  12. Porter

    Porter Active Member

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    This on a Z-axis? or TCX.....have hard time telling the two blanks apart....z usually a shade darker.
     
  13. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    That is definitely NOT Z Axis green. I love Z Axis green. That TCX green makes me a bit ill.
     
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    Lighting...pics...makes me wonder...but the z a darker green right? TCX is not illing...what you talking about?
     
  15. pbunbury

    pbunbury Tights Lines

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    It's a VT-2


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