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Stuck a nice Largemouth on my 3wt

Discussion in 'Fishing Forum' started by fshfanatic, Jul 17, 2011.

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    Hit a local pond with my buddy.. Stuck a nice 1.5 maybe 2lbs largemouth with my 3wt fly rod.. Life is good.


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    Nice catch!
     
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    Thanks.. My buddy lives on a golf course and Thursday and Friday night we meet up for a few beers and chase Talapia, Carp, Green Sunfish and Bass. It is a total hoot on light tackle..
     
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    fly rods are the best, I'm still trying to catch my first striper on one. Nice fish!
     
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    Been flyfishing and fly tying for close to 30 yrs. I love it.. Stripers a hoot on a long rod.. Caught many.
     
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    Nice! Sounds like fun on a light rod like that.
     
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    Grabbed a few Talapia last night. Here is the biggest. And yes, the rod is one a made for a friends 6 yr old daughter. Field testing it.. It is a 6' 2wt

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    Great catch!
     
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    Busted out a couple more last night

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    Here are the two biggest.. I am guestimating they were about 16"

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