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Forum: Chattahoochee River 11-02-18, 12:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By freestone1
Thatís a nice lookin brownie next to that sweet...

Thatís a nice lookin brownie next to that sweet new rod you got there! What convinced you to switch to the ESN over the Syndicate?


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Forum: General Information 10-10-18, 11:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 459
Posted By freestone1
Performance of injured fish < performance of...

Performance of injured fish < performance of uninjured fish...duh. Thanks for that, PhDís!

So to break it down, if the enjoyment you get from fishing has enough of a positive impact on your life...
Forum: Gear and Equipment 10-05-18, 09:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By freestone1
DIY boot studs

I put the 3/8Ē kold kutters in my Simms boots and they work fantastic. Iím sure whatever hex head screws you can find locally would give you some extra grip, but I think the kold kutters may be a bit...
Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 08-27-18, 05:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,556
Posted By freestone1
If they manage to make it to that hole, they...

If they manage to make it to that hole, they probably donít last very long...


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Forum: NGTO President / BOD Announcements 05-25-18, 06:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 730
Posted By freestone1
Excellent...thanks for sharing! Sent from...

Excellent...thanks for sharing!


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Forum: Lost & Found 05-14-18, 02:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 824
Posted By freestone1
Dude, that sucks! Though it is first rod Iíve...

Dude, that sucks! Though it is first rod Iíve ever heard of breaking by snagging on an anchor line. Hopefully syndicates warranty process is quick/easy...Iíve had mine almost a year but havenít...
Forum: Chattahoochee River 05-04-18, 11:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,740
Posted By freestone1
Congrats! What a fish! Iím curious, what...

Congrats! What a fish!

Iím curious, what did you use to get that shot?


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Forum: Chattahoochee River 05-04-18, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 671
Posted By freestone1
Made it out to Jones Bridge after lunch for a...

Made it out to Jones Bridge after lunch for a couple hours this afternoon. Picked up a couple of stocker bows in the first 30 mins......
Forum: Beyond Georgia 05-03-18, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 795
Posted By freestone1
Now thatís a great start to summer vacation! I...

Now thatís a great start to summer vacation!
I donít eat wild fish often, but when I do.... they taste waaay better than stockers.


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Forum: Fly Tying 05-01-18, 12:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 831
Posted By freestone1
Fly tying setup...amazing! Mich Ultra...GROSS. I...

Fly tying setup...amazing! Mich Ultra...GROSS. I mean, if you really need the bubbles have a la croix with your scotch 🤔


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Forum: Chattahoochee River 04-30-18, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 671
Posted By freestone1
Thank you both for the intel. Those dam engineers...

Thank you both for the intel. Those dam engineers 🤣 sure arenít making it easy to fish this week with all that water they insist on running. I kinda figured releases might be an issue and did bring...
Forum: Chattahoochee River 04-29-18, 11:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 671
Posted By freestone1
Craving some butter

I have a work conference at Georgia Tech this week so like any fly fishing fanatic I threw my gear in the truck before heading to Atlanta in hopes I could sneak in some fishing time...

Now that...
Forum: North Georgia Rivers--Trout Reports 03-31-18, 02:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 552
Posted By freestone1
Good job, Lumis! If only there was a career in...

Good job, Lumis! If only there was a career in this #professionaltroutreporter


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Forum: Fly Patterns 03-31-18, 02:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 923
Posted By freestone1
You guys are hilarious! I get the distinct...

You guys are hilarious! I get the distinct feeling Gout has way too much time on his hands, but keep it up...definitely entertaining. Maybe one day Iíll actually get to fish with you...
Forum: General Information 03-10-18, 08:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 569
Posted By freestone1
I had the Rivertek 2 BOAís...I liked them until...

I had the Rivertek 2 BOAís...I liked them until the stitching started failing after less than 20 days on the water. My wife also had a pair and the stitching failed on those ones, too. Simms replaced...
Forum: Gear and Equipment 01-28-18, 02:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 639
Posted By freestone1
If youíre primarily Euro nymphing then you may...

If youíre primarily Euro nymphing then you may want to get a dedicated EN rod. I started out trying EN with my 9í 5wt before I got a 10í 3wt syndicate. Iíve been very pleased with it...the difference...
Forum: Beyond Georgia 01-28-18, 10:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,498
Posted By freestone1
I am a huge fan of Fires Creek...may have to...

I am a huge fan of Fires Creek...may have to alter our route back to Augusta just to swing by Fires for a couple of hours. Based on my limited experience @ Fires, I believe there are a quite a few...
Forum: Gear and Equipment 01-28-18, 10:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 639
Posted By freestone1
If youíre primarily fishing big water like the...

If youíre primarily fishing big water like the hooch in ATL then a 9í 5wt is a good ďall aroundĒ trout rod. If youíre primarily fishing the mountains of N Georgia then a 8í 4wt may be a better choice...
Forum: Beyond Georgia 01-26-18, 08:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,498
Posted By freestone1
Thanks for the suggestion! Sent from my...

Thanks for the suggestion!


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Forum: Beyond Georgia 01-25-18, 09:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,498
Posted By freestone1
We actually found a cabin right on the creek off...

We actually found a cabin right on the creek off SR 1370 so I will be able to step off the back deck fish even when we're "not fishing"! Thanks for the intel on Bryson, I've never spent any time...
Forum: Beyond Georgia 01-24-18, 08:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,498
Posted By freestone1
WNC Fly Fishing Trail

My wife has suggested a short trip up to WNC as a celebration of our 5th anniversary (sorry guys, her only sister is already married). We are looking to rent a cabin for 3-4 nights in the Sylva or...
Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 01-15-18, 12:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,346
Posted By freestone1
Wow...congrats on the great fish! (Pics...

Wow...congrats on the great fish!

(Pics show up fine on the website but not in the Tapatalk app...maybe itís just my phone thatís wonky?)



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Forum: N. Georgia Small Streams--Trout Reports 01-14-18, 03:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,346
Posted By freestone1
Sounds like an awesome fish! (but all of your...

Sounds like an awesome fish! (but all of your pics are showing up as broken links...)


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Forum: Ask the Experts 01-13-18, 12:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By freestone1
It wasnít meant as a slight...donít get your...

It wasnít meant as a slight...donít get your mawashi in a twist. I only mentioned it as a moment that was burned into my memory from my limited experience dabbling with tenkara.


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Forum: Ask the Experts 01-13-18, 11:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 871
Posted By freestone1
Iíve landed several in the 15-18 range on the...

Iíve landed several in the 15-18 range on the tenkara with 6x tippet. And Iím sure you can land 20+ inch fish some of the time if the conditions are right. Iíll just never forget hooking a 20+ slob...
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