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    Usk 2020

    All the best for 2020. Sewinfly...................
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    Fishing for Sea Trout on a Tidal Beat

    What river are you fishing? Teal,Blue Silver fly is a very well known pattern which represents a small bait fish. I tend to use small black silver doubles on kamasan B270 hooks in 12,14 sizes.Similar to a Peter Ross type fly. Have a bit of flash in them and maybe a fluro hot orange or green...
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    Happy new year,

    May your rod bend with doubles, is that fish or bourbon hic (y) Sewinfly..............🥃
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    Merry Christmas and happy new year

    Be good to get the forum up and running with more posts but it could up like salmon & sewin just dwindling away.:( On a happier note all the best to everyone for 2020 (y) Sewinfly.........................
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    Mason's Stinger

    About a 14 or 12 depends on the make of hook. Sewinfly. ........
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    Ogmore 2019

    Hi Damain Had a couple of no real size. Some nice mullet over 4 pounds.Which were really good. Had 3 trips to the river Itchen at Woodmill Swaythling. had about 12 Sewin with biggest to 5.5 Ib all fresh . As I have a rod on the Usk I spend a lot of time on the salmon not a good year, biggest...
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    Sea Trout Tube Flies (Night)

    Pity no replies the forum use to be active. With regards to dressing I suppose it's all down to personal preference. Some of mine are beyond the hook abit and others maybe mor or else level. Some guys might tie a fuller body to the the fly and not extend beyond the hook. If tail nipping is a...
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    Secret Weapons for Night Sea Trout

    Best to make sure your link is stiff otherwise they can kink easily, either strong mono or I use Beadalon wire. Have a look at Mason's Stinger in the fly section on this forum. Quite a few of the guys use stingers to good effect. Depends where your fishing as if in Wales there will be some new...
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    River Teifi 2019

    R.I.P. Sewinfly. ...............
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    Switch rod

    The switch lines are great. And the sinktip to. I have several. Sewinfly. .............
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    Switch rod

    What line are you going to use with it Dalesman? Sewinfly. ...........
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    Switch rod

    The Grahams of Inverness Grilse Special 8/9 wt at just over 11 ft with a Mike Barrio Switch line is a nice set up. They also do a Seatrout version at a 7/8 wt the same length. Sewinfly. .....
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    Usk 2019

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    Harrison Triptych 12ft 3 piece rod

    Harrison Triptych 12ft 3 piece blank.Great for going in car.Dee from Purple Whiskers uses one for prawn fishing. Rod built by Bob the rod from Robertsons tackle shop. It has a full cork handle , fuji reel seat and lined guides through out.Also keeper ring. Bought this rod from another angler...
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    Usk 2019

    At last !!!! On the river early this morning and the tide was pushing the river up a few inches. Clarity was excellent and the water was cool. Set up was a 10ft 8wt with a clear sinktip and a home tied shrimp fly. Fishing a really deep pool and 2nd cast a nice silver 5 pounder. Bit later was...
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    Ogmore 2019

    Was on the river last night after sewin and fished the flood and ebb of the tide and not a fish was touched or seen. Conditions seemed to be perfect. With the tide came a shoal of mullet so decided to make the most of it. Managed 2 fish in the 3-4 lb range at about 10 pm .Great fight. The...
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    Woodmill 2019

    Was on the road Friday with another trip to Woodmill and meeting up with Nic a fellow FTAC member. Heading towards Southampton and the temperature showing a cool 32c was going to be a warm night to say the least. Usually meet in the White Swan for a carvery but with Nic not getting it was going...
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    Woodmill 2019

    First sewin of the season for me was this silver fish at 5.5 Ib's.Had another about a pound and a small school bass.Bro in law had one just under 3 pounds then lost a bigger fish later. Hard night and cold in the early hours. Sewinfly. ..........
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    New Airflo Outlander Mesh Vest

    I have a brand New Airflo Outlander Mesh Vest. Never been used,ideal for the roving,angler.Has D clip on the back for the net. Many pockets including the mesh pocket on the back and fly storage pocket on the left side. Looking for £36 inc postage Sewinfly. .............
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    Sewin,Grilse Reel & spool, new line

    Have an Enigma Matrix 6/8 reel with spare spool .Spins like a dream,new bearings fitted.Also has a line attached.A good quality one but can't remember the name. Great switch reel for sewin,grilse. £40 inc postage Also have a new Airflo sixth sense line 8wt floater with clear intermediate...