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#1 j8000

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Posted 23 April 2017 - 02:14 AM

So I have been using a ruff looking Royal Wulff as a strike indicator the last few trips.  And while I haven't caught anything on it, I still like the use of it.  Well I lost it a pond with sharp ice floating all around.  So I made a replacement purposely making it extra heavy.  Well, to me it looked too darn good to use as a strike indicator and decided to photograph it instead and keep it around for awhile, maybe use it on a couple strong current streams this summer for something that calls for extra thick.

 

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Posted 15 November 2017 - 08:17 PM

Jeff the brookies in the S. Branch AuSable here in MI would love that fly. Nicely done

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#3 Dale A. Darling

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Posted 15 November 2017 - 09:55 PM

A royal Wulff is always a good idea. The more. Fish often.
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#4 ted patlen

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Posted 16 November 2017 - 03:05 PM

I have a friend who used the royal wulff SOLELY for 1 entire year and caught exactly 100 torout on it...I know that sounds fake but those are the facts..

 

since then he hasn't caught a single fish on it!!!!     i guess it proves that if you fish something enough you'll catch fish on it :)