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fishing rod

a long tapered flexible pole, often in jointed sections, for use with a fishing line and, usually, a reel
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The last time I bought a suitcase, I made sure it was the biggest available and had a hard shell and sturdy metal ribs, and now I'm confident that even my best gear - up to and including four-piece 10ft fly rods - will get through baggage handling unscathed.
Yeah, I could bring my fly rod and give it a try, but he sounded doubtful (so was I) that he could show me how to catch fish on my beautiful custom-tied poppers.
At first, both pieces of the fly rod trembled and all eight feet clumsily flopped line atop the water's surface.
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One of the major advantages offered with a fly rod is the sheer number of casts one is able to execute in any given time.
The most common cast is when the angler whisks the fly rod forward and back using the forearm and upper arm - using the wrist to soften the motion - to load the rod tip with energy and allow the energy to travel the length of the fly line, creating distance and control.
From how to spool line on a reel, to setting up a kit rig, to trolling lures, picking a fly rod or buying swivels - just about anything related to tackle for fishing - this is the reference book.
Freshwater prizes up for grabs include a Borak 13ft carbon match rod, Borak rear-drag, fixed-spool reel with two spools, an Oracle 9ft fly rod and Summit fly reel with Worcestershire oating line.
As a mate was up from London for a week's sport and I wanted him to catch something, I kindly allowed him to borrow my spinning gear while I decided to persist with the fly rod.
Pack your fly rod and wade for trout on the White, North Fork, Little Red and Spring rivers.
From any of these spots, you can touch down, take a short drive to the resort and have a five-iron or a fly rod in your hand within minutes.
Fake Bass Pond and Middle Bosque River: When he's not planning the invasion of Iraq, Bush enjoys casting a fly rod over the nine-acre fishing pond he had built and stocked with bass.