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by Roy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 12:39 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: Not a trout but a 4 pounds grayling
Replies: 2
Views: 641

Re: Not a trout but a 4 pounds grayling

That is a beautiful fish, Janne
by Roy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 12:12 pm
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: mighty indeed
Replies: 8
Views: 1058

Re: mighty indeed

i think you need a bigger net. welcome to the smart side.....good to hear from you, give julie a kiss for me. (thanks for the kind words) yo Hi Ted, I have ordered a new net, 48 inch rim. will say hi to Jools for you :) thanks. Dennis, enjoy that weather while it lasts. Have a good afternoonn with ...
by Roy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 11:26 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: mighty indeed
Replies: 8
Views: 1058

Re: mighty indeed

Do you have many large browns in the carriers on the Test? What kind of fishing regulations are there today. I don't want to sound like an idiot, but the only chalk stream fishing I've done is the armchair kind. Nice looking fly too. Glad to see you posting here. Dennis Excuse the long reply, I can...
by Roy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 11:16 am
Forum: The Dry Fly
Topic: guilty of corruption
Replies: 14
Views: 2637

guilty of corruption

I love dry flies, love Catskill dries, they have impressed me as works of art and beauty for over forty years. One of my favourite materials is lemon woodduck flank. Some of you may have heard of me, I mess around with design. This is a variant of Skues orange Quill, a fly he enjoyed when fishing th...
by Roy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 11:03 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: mighty indeed
Replies: 8
Views: 1058

Re: mighty indeed

Great footage. How long and what did he take? Looked like a nymph of some kind. Thanks for sharing Dennis :) thanks, Dennis, we reckon about 24 - 26 inches The net has a 14 inch head. that was a chunky fish, Stoyan reckons it's 11 or 12 pounds. I'm not arguing, he fishes for the Bulgarian team (NZ ...
by Roy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 10:36 am
Forum: The Mighty Trout
Topic: mighty indeed
Replies: 8
Views: 1058

mighty indeed

Here is some footage by Stoyan Filipov of me attached to a brown trout on a Test carrier. It was out of season, grayling being the target. Ah well we don't always get what we want but may be happy with what we get In this case I got The Mighty Trout alright http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4ELd7nIsb4...
by Roy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 10:28 am
Forum: The Tying Table
Topic: Ted Patlen to receive Golden Hook Award
Replies: 14
Views: 1763

Re: Ted Patlen to receive Golden Hook Award

CONGRATULATIONS, Ted,
it could not have happened to a nicer guy,
best wishes, my friend

Roy
by Roy
Fri Nov 05, 2010 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bar Stool
Topic: Hi Guys
Replies: 4
Views: 554

Hi Guys

My good friend Niklas Dahlin told me I was missing out bigtime by not being aware of your hearth.
Good to see you guys,
I'll lurk around a bit & see what you have been doing.
so that guy !! - yep it's me sniffin about.

All the best,
Roy Christie