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by Salty
Tue Aug 16, 2005 8:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what reels do you use?
Replies: 60
Views: 4548

Re: what reels do you use?

I think the reel you have is worth more intrinsically than any production reel available, as the memories that come with it defy price. I'm the first one in my family to fly fish, so my tackle is high priced, but memory poor, for now. I shelled out the money for the Tibor because,to my way of thinki...
by Salty
Mon Aug 15, 2005 10:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what reels do you use?
Replies: 60
Views: 4548

Re: what reels do you use?

I should clarify and say that issues regarding people that own them are generally confined to not following the care and maintenace guide, not any personality issues. :cool:
by Salty
Mon Aug 15, 2005 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what reels do you use?
Replies: 60
Views: 4548

Re: what reels do you use?

I've only heard of one issue with a Tibor, which was when a guy ignored the care guide which comes with the reel- pretty much to the effect of rinse the reel, line and backing with freshwater, scrub salt off with a toothbrush where it deposits heavily, rinse again and let dry. This individual took t...
by Salty
Mon Aug 15, 2005 8:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: what reels do you use?
Replies: 60
Views: 4548

Re: what reels do you use?

I agree about the Tibor, I have an Everglades that is absolutely bomb-proof, but it is heavy, built like a tank. The plus side is that it is maintenance light for a saltwater rig
by Salty
Thu Aug 11, 2005 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tunes to Flyfish to
Replies: 345
Views: 14852

Re: Tunes to Flyfish to

I have to agree with the last post, I ususally head for the grass flats with Waylon's "Honky Tonk Heroes" blastin, and drive home to Willie, or the Allmans :cool: