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This goes back to 2008 or earlier. This display is a way for people to get at the old forum posts from the previous, fireboard-based web forums for roughfish.com. I can't guarantee things are displayed correctly, but they seem to be (mostly) readable. If I get time, I'll do some more database kung-fu to get the old posts attached correctly to the new forums and fix the weird display issues that resulted from data migration. In the meantime, feel free to delve into the strange and sometimes disturbing past of roughfish.com! CoreyDisplaying 6551 - 6575 of 6673 topics
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Corey's picture

New Shirt

Wed, 02/06/2008 - 20:34
< img src = "http://www.roughfish.com/images/carpfly.jpg"> OK, I worked out a new shirt, just for the hardcore carp-on-the-fly crowd. Let me know what you think - especially, um,...

Tying hackles in a knot

Wed, 02/06/2008 - 19:29
I was bored at my tying bench/computer desk and I had a crappy saddle hackle laying next to my mouse pad, so I tied it into an overhand knot. Has anyone else tried this? I can\'t think of an...

Newbie Fly Tying Kit.

Wed, 02/06/2008 - 18:28
I just got my first fly pole today and was wondering if anyone would point me in the direction of a nice beginners fly tying kit for around 20 dollars thanks everyone!
andy's picture

Can\'t wait.......

Wed, 02/06/2008 - 01:23
I love Minnesota, and I love all of the different fishing opportunities found here throughout the year. I have already had a great ice season, but I\'m looking forward to a lot of fantastic...
Tyler Holm

Icing Whitebass

Tue, 02/05/2008 - 23:41
I looking for information on how to catch white bass through the ice. I know lake pepin has many of these buggers, but where do the y go in the winter? Deep holes? Tributaries? Structure? Anybody...


Tue, 02/05/2008 - 21:49
Hey Dunfee, did ya ever get a chance to try that doughball recipe I sent you? I\'m dying to get out after sping/summer carp. -Will
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Lifelist Book

Tue, 02/05/2008 - 19:42
I have put together a Lifelist book for myself and I have enjoyed it so much that I have shared it with others and some people are so interested in it that they want me to make one for them. I have...

Sunfish imitations

Tue, 02/05/2008 - 13:33
Ok, this is one for both fly and lure anglers: what do you like in a sunfish imitation? I\'m playing around with an all craft fur variant of Dave Whitlock\'s Deep Sheep Sunfish, and it...


Tue, 02/05/2008 - 08:50
I just wanted to say again how cool the galleries are. It is great to be able to see people\'s pics that don\'t make it onto the lifelist. That Snapping Turtle on Pat\'s page is...

Shad in The Mighty Columbia

Tue, 02/05/2008 - 00:35
I live in SW Washington state and it does not get cold enough to ice fish here, they do on the east side of the state, but all it gets here is just cold. There is almost no fishing available in my...

New fly angler...few questions.

Mon, 02/04/2008 - 20:52
Well, after me and my dad had a few hours to browse the Dundee Cabela\'s, and select a few of our favorite \"Meat and Potatoes\" equipment, we got into the idea of fly fishing (...
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Hey Saltydog

Mon, 02/04/2008 - 14:59
Hey SaltyDog it seems the PMs are still a bit Wonky. lol Shoot me an Email at joshua@knuthart.com Thanks

carp on the fly methods

Mon, 02/04/2008 - 13:21
Reading some recent discussions on a carp forum got me to thinking about the topic. A couple of members here participated in that discussion (Eric, John). Are most of you guys out there sight...

front page sturgeon

Sun, 02/03/2008 - 19:27
dang Corey. awesome fish! nice going.

Back in Fly Tying Action!!

Sun, 02/03/2008 - 19:02
I\'m back in action. I got my Renzetti jaw tightening screw today. It got into Oklahoma City on Wednesday, and I finally got down there to pick it up today. Total turn around time on Renzetti\...
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Fly Fishing Noob

Sun, 02/03/2008 - 18:49
Some of you may remember from the old site, that I inherited a vintage 8-wt St. Croix flyrod from my father last fall. While I did get out and fling it around a few times before the snow and ice...
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1st post and a Flannelmouth Sucker

Sun, 02/03/2008 - 17:15
Hi All- the new site is awesome! I\'ve been in AZ lately, not much fishing but the birding is fantastic. I did get a fish-fix at the Sonora Desert Museum. They had some tanks with native fish...
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6th time after Tulibee!

Sun, 02/03/2008 - 16:12
Well after a slow ice year for me I went out this morning with Avidfly and finally hooked up and landed m first tulibee and Avidfly also landed his first. That makes 2 new species this year for me...
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Eric Kol

river fish in lakes, and oddballs.

Sun, 02/03/2008 - 12:57
I have been curious lately about native fishes and cross over or marginal habitats. I was going through some MN DNR lake reports and found small mouth buffalo in one metro lake and short nose gar in...

Icing pike, sans leader

Sun, 02/03/2008 - 10:54
I got a chance to get onto the ice the other day. I decided to set a tip-up for Northerns, and jig and/or deadstick for crappies. I\'m a rookie at this ice fishing thing, and seldom fish for...
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Is it too early to schedule the Rough Fish Open?

Sat, 02/02/2008 - 20:35
It\'s Feb. 2 and it\'s still very much winter. But who doesn\'t want to think about one of the finest fishing tournaments of the year? I had so much cabin fever last weekend I swung...
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Eric Kol

state with highest # freshwater fish?

Sat, 02/02/2008 - 19:32
I have a question for those of you who work in the biz..... I know this is a difficult question to answer with overlapping ranges and extripation etc, but is there an agreed upon state (not state of...
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WY Flat Head record - interesting description

Sat, 02/02/2008 - 12:20
This is a pretty good story. I haven\'t seen if anyone is listing the little cleo as their favorite lure yet . . . http://gf.state.wy.us/services/news/pressreleases/04/05/07/040507_1.asp...
SuperFrog's picture

Trouble at Mn DNR Master Angler Program?

Fri, 02/01/2008 - 23:32
ruh roh... Thought I\'d check and see if the Master Angler submissions were open yet for 2007. So I went to the DNR site and clicked the link for Master Angler program, and was greeted with...

fly reel backing capacity for carp?

Fri, 02/01/2008 - 22:30
Just curious on how much backing other fly anglers out there use on their reels for carp? My 8/9 wt reels have at least 200 yards of 20# backing on them. One is a mid-arbor, the other two are...