First time Tenkara newbie

by Robert Rotolo
(Webster .NY)

I purchased the Kurenai HM33R. After attaching level line, tippet, some fly I had for years, went to a local pond to try it out. I was catching sunfish and bluegills with every cast. So off to the local trout stream, after several casts, a trout took the fly, I was not ready and did not react quickly enough, so Monster fish in question spit it out.

Now I need to practice getting my response time down.

Any way, it was a ball.

The rod was so light it was a pleasure casting sideways, to avoid overhanging fly eating trees.

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Jun 08, 2015
Good Stuff
by: Farmer

Congratulations Robert and welcome to fixed line fun!

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