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Micro Fly reel
Lots of Mini Bass caught on the Micro Fly Reel fishing a lake called Lake X in Florida,its full of baby Bass dat never seem to grow lol
My YouTube video :)

http://youtu.be/n2d36Joahn4

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Re: [Paulpro] Micro Fly reel In reply to
Tiny reel I will give you that, but the rod makes no sense.
Who ever modified it with the cork, not getting the two finger and grip and then a fighting butt. If you wanted cork on it a nice sleek smaller cork handle is available.



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Re: [flygoddess] Micro Fly reel In reply to
Yea i added the cork handle and the cork butt end,here is another pole with a bit larger cork handle and 3 Tiger Oscars including an Albino Oscar!!!
The orange line in pic 2 is 2wt

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I just don't get why so short on the holding cork. In the video you are holding the rod with last two fingers on the cork. Why not put a cork handle to support your whole hand.
Here is a "0" weight rod.
http://youtu.be/jDofWdwCaBQ



(This post was edited by flygoddess on Oct 20, 2013, 5:29 PM)
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Re: [flygoddess] Micro Fly reel In reply to
Preety sweet i just watched the video,the 0 weight rod looks like a lot of fun plus i bet you can fish with it all day!
The cork by the way i kept it short so it wouldn't cover the label on the rodFrown

VIDEO

Peacock bass Hybrids with Micro Fly

caught a bunch of small ones,some are hybrids which mixed with other species of peacocks released by aquarium enthusiast, nearby homeowners stocked this lake so its like fishing in a fish tank lol

Few clips from other places towards the end plus some a little bigger maybe up to 2lb.Later I noticed i was using
1 wt fly line ordered by accident i think u see it at 6:00.Only noticed later when comparing the line to the 2wt


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Re: [Paulpro] Micro Fly reel In reply to
Carp at the Berry on Pen Fly Rod video bottom fishing using berries.."natural bait" couple pics
.027 fly line and 4lb test mono leader.
Not sure if this considered fly fishing but did land it on a pen fly rod and reel Tongue




video Carp on Pen Fly Rod Combo
Managed to film using two cameras for different angles and spliced the clips together from each..
vid came out ok.

The last pic taken using the self timer function



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(This post was edited by Paulpro on Feb 10, 2014, 4:43 PM)
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Re: [flygoddess] Micro Fly reel In reply to
Just saw that youtube vid. Man that was painful to watch. AK took 4 minutes to land that fish. I'd practice with an ultralight fly rod just a bit so not to be clueless how to land a medium size trout with one before filming and posting it online. Ouch my head still hurts after seeing that. Plays into all the stereotypes why not to use ultralight gear. He should stick with tying and taking credit for other people's flies.
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I guess I am clueless as well. O wt in that current?
You have had practice with that weight so I guess you would know.



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It looks like he jumped from a 6 wt to 0 wt without any experience with anything in between. The lightest I own is a 1 wt because there is no accepted standards for the 0, 00, and 000 wt rods and lines. Most truly fall in the range for 1 wt by the accepted standards anyways. More just a marketing gimmick than anything else (nothing is bought, everything is sold). Bill Byrd had a nice discussion and testing of some of this but I think his website has been down for a few months. With just a touch of practice it isn't really more challenging to land a fish that size with that 1 wt than a 3 or 4 wt. Sure to land a truly big fish quickly takes quite a bit more practice. But that was a medium size trout in a small river with medium current.
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Nearly spooled on the mini FS free spool fly reel Smile
This reel has a lever which I never seen before on a fly reel.
Also,I believe the lever goes in the back since its a right hand retrieve but since I'm lefty its facing forward instead of backwardsCool Edit: 1wt floating fly line and 1 lb Nanofil leader



How to reel Lefty with FS Extreme Pen Fly combo


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(This post was edited by Paulpro on Mar 5, 2014, 7:24 PM)