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    Re: Best bait for tench

    7111 Caught on mussels fished on a long hair with a quickstop. Part of a bag of seven taken using the lift method, biggest went 6lb 12oz.
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    Re: Mini Species Challenge

    Bullhead was mine I think?
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    Re: Injecting worms?

    I'm a firm believer in popping up worms but I limit the buoyancy to just the head end so that the worm sits up off the bottom like a striking snake. This prevents the worm hiding under any debris on...
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    re: Fake maggot question?

    Many of my tench and a few of my barbel come out to fake maggots or casters each season, mainly on the leger and usually over a bed of dead flavoured maggots and hemp.
    The plastic baits defeat...
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    Re: Mini Species Challenge

    Miller's thumb or bullhead caught in the winter of 2014 on the River Wey in Farnham, Surrey. First one I've seen for years.

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    Re: Bait Confidence

    Penton Hook weir on the Thames in the sixties, it was a roach a chuck as long as you didn't touch the weed. It was hooked by just dragging the hook through the weed grownig on the edge of the weir...
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    Re: Drop shot 5cm lures

    Kamasan b983 size 6 or 8.
    Cheap and just as effective as the custom made drop shot hooks.
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    It's beautifully made rod but I'm reluctant to call anything a classic, as that has become a much misused term.
    Enough to say that it does all I expected of it and I can fish all day with it, which...
  9. Re: Three views on the river close season

    I have taken the liberty of reproducing the comments of Trevor Harrap of the Avon Roach Project as published elsewhere on the web. He probably knows more about the spawning habits of river fish than...
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    Re: Harrison float rod by bevan tackle

    Hope this helps Interceptor Specimen Rods
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    Re: LIF Fish In 2017

    Myself +1, Chris Gadsen aka Crispyduck.
    We are both looking forward to it very much.
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    Re: Trolley/Barrow Recommendations

    I've had one of these for nearly two years
    XXL Barrow Platform Range - Penrose Direct
    as a result of my failing body due to old age and years of reckless abuse.

    It solves some of my problems...
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    Re: Feeder Casting Technique

    The important thing is to develop a technique through trial and error and then practice to do exactly the same thing each time.

    I find it helps to keep the rod in the same plane, at right angles...
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    It's mine!
    Many thanks to all who contributed, perhaps I can thank some of you in person on the Itchen in November.
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    Re: LIF Fish In 2017

    I've just paid for myself + 1 and can confirm that Lyndsey can only accept bank transfer or cheques.
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    I will speak to him and see what he says.

    Thank you again to everyone who has contributed.
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    Can you give me a ball park figure for it's value, by PM if you wish.
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    Yes the rod has a screw reel fitting but the handle is EVA foam, no cork at all.
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    There is no mention of the word amorphous in the name of the rod in question, does this make very much of a difference.

    THe name on one side of the butt section reads "Daiwa Whisker Kevlar Match"...
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    Thank you very much for your input, Sam. Your name came up on another forum about ten? years ago as having some involvement with a similar model of Daiwa match rod and I'd hoped to hear your opinion...
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    Re: Value of vintage rod

    Yes, thank you, I saw that but research seems to suggest that the model in question is further up the range of the day and I would hate to pay him less than it is worth. Friendships are worth much...
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    Value of vintage rod

    I have been offered a Daiwa whisker kevlar harrier tournament HTM 13-4 match rod by a very good friend who I greatly respect. Neither of us have a realistic idea of the value of this rod but I am...
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    Re: LIF Fish In 2017

    Any of these would be fine.
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    Re: LIF Fish In 2017

    I would like to come this year.
  25. Re: Alternative hook for Kamasan 983

    Many thanks to you all for your help I have decided to go with the Drennan Specimen Barbless hooks.
    Binka, whilst I understand what you mean I have used the 983 sucessfully for years and the faith I...
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