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Forum: Other Species Fishing 15-12-2017, 23:29
Replies: 14
Views: 499
Posted By Graham Elliott
Silstar.. Highly reliable, low diameter and...

Silstar..
Highly reliable, low diameter and good knot strength. Not fully pre stretched. Used for many years.

I still recommend long shank hooks, for added bread hold allowing soft flake around...
Forum: Other Species Fishing 14-12-2017, 18:15
Replies: 14
Views: 499
Posted By Graham Elliott
Silstar Matchteam in either 6.6 or 7.9lb. If...

Silstar Matchteam in either 6.6 or 7.9lb.

If I am trotting for chub with flake I will use a thin longshank hook pattern in size 8 or 10 to enable decent sized flake on the shank abd the point...
Forum: Barbel Talk 06-12-2017, 23:20
Replies: 41
Views: 2,782
Posted By Graham Elliott
Infamy Infamy Everybodys got in in for me. ...

Infamy Infamy
Everybodys got in in for me.

Mark is right. Sells image.
Forum: Barbel Talk 04-12-2017, 16:44
Replies: 41
Views: 2,782
Posted By Graham Elliott
If you have livebaited, or ever knocked a fish on...

If you have livebaited, or ever knocked a fish on the head for deadbait......

And it wouldn't be the Barbel Society without internal fun and games. Not always fun for those usurped though.
:eek:
Forum: Other Species Fishing 03-12-2017, 18:42
Replies: 43
Views: 7,185
Posted By Graham Elliott
Cracking day on a Welsh river with about 80...

Cracking day on a Welsh river with about 80 grayling with at least half over the lb best probably short of 2lb.

3 spotties best about 3lb. Really enjoyable day.
Forum: Barbel Talk 03-12-2017, 18:39
Replies: 41
Views: 2,782
Posted By Graham Elliott
Well I had about 80 nice ones today. Didn't...

Well I had about 80 nice ones today.

Didn't take any, but should have really had a couple for tea.
Forum: Fishing related classified 30-11-2017, 12:39
Replies: 0
Views: 221
Posted By Graham Elliott
Landing Net Poles Expander (Trefor West style)

2 Landing net poles. 9ft 6inches.Expanded.

Very hard to find. Good useable condition. Work well
79 incl postage. Or 70 collected.
Forum: Barbel Talk 27-11-2017, 23:51
Replies: 18
Views: 6,211
Posted By Graham Elliott
I would take Bills advice. An inch is nowhere...

I would take Bills advice. An inch is nowhere near enough.

3 inches minimum I reckon or it could well snap.
Forum: Barbel Talk 22-11-2017, 22:45
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By Graham Elliott
He broke my Harrison if you remember Frosty!

He broke my Harrison if you remember Frosty!
Forum: Barbel Talk 22-11-2017, 12:41
Replies: 42
Views: 3,475
Posted By Graham Elliott
Bargain Alert. On Ebay US Army Polar...

Bargain Alert.

On Ebay US Army Polar undershirt 12.99 New.

Just arrived and seems same or better than Sundrige Sleepsuit at 3 times the price.
Forum: Barbel Talk 22-11-2017, 11:32
Replies: 42
Views: 3,475
Posted By Graham Elliott
Jason. FOSTERS That seems a ridiculously...

Jason.
FOSTERS
That seems a ridiculously inflated RRP. Loads of basic Gortex around that price.

I tend to get the German Army Gortex at about 35 plus US Army Polar Vest around 12.new.
Add a...
Forum: Barbel Talk 15-11-2017, 20:13
Replies: 20
Views: 1,574
Posted By Graham Elliott
Compared with an unmade bed. Most...

Compared with an unmade bed.

Most definately.:D
Forum: Barbel Talk 15-11-2017, 18:31
Replies: 25
Views: 1,671
Posted By Graham Elliott
Terry. You just beat me to it. Snap. Warm...

Terry. You just beat me to it.

Snap. Warm and light. And cheap!
Forum: Barbel Talk 15-11-2017, 18:20
Replies: 20
Views: 1,574
Posted By Graham Elliott
I have been to houses where the rooms are filled...

I have been to houses where the rooms are filled with glass cases full of reels and rods in sequence lined up.

Certainly works of Art.

However, this collection would have probably have...
Forum: Barbel Talk 10-11-2017, 23:09
Replies: 13
Views: 916
Posted By Graham Elliott
Great play on seafish Mr. Whiteing.D:D ...

Great play on seafish Mr. Whiteing.D:D

You're my Ray of Sunshine.
Forum: Barbel Talk 10-11-2017, 21:10
Replies: 13
Views: 916
Posted By Graham Elliott
Not many Cod in Ross on Wye....but perch pike...

Not many Cod in Ross on Wye....but perch pike roach chub and grayling to target.

Then back to barbel at top weights Feb and March given decent weather.
Forum: Barbel Talk 08-11-2017, 19:33
Replies: 13
Views: 1,272
Posted By Graham Elliott
Stunning looking Fish. Great to see and amazing...

Stunning looking Fish. Great to see and amazing weigh gain on that river over past 10 years.
Forum: Barbel Talk 08-11-2017, 13:06
Replies: 13
Views: 1,272
Posted By Graham Elliott
Incredible Itchen Fish. Yes Dave. One of...

Incredible Itchen Fish.


Yes Dave. One of his favourite swims to. Fished it with the Club a couple of times as well as giving a talk to the club members once. Was DC along this time?
Forum: Barbel Talk 07-11-2017, 13:21
Replies: 24
Views: 1,848
Posted By Graham Elliott
Hi Paul. Not fished the Wye too much for barbel...

Hi Paul. Not fished the Wye too much for barbel this year but plenty around. When you come next time let me know.

Give my regards to Guy. Go get that 22lber.
Forum: Barbel Talk 07-11-2017, 10:38
Replies: 24
Views: 1,848
Posted By Graham Elliott
Good Luck to you both Paul. You put the...

Good Luck to you both Paul.

You put the effort in a deserve the potential rewards. Fingers x for you.
Forum: Barbel Talk 06-11-2017, 14:17
Replies: 21
Views: 813
Posted By Graham Elliott
Congratulations again Mark. A real stunner of a...

Congratulations again Mark. A real stunner of a fish.

Brilliant Angling. Well pleased for you.
Forum: Other Species Fishing 05-11-2017, 16:30
Replies: 745
Views: 137,701
Posted By Graham Elliott
I know what you mean Terry but its a well managed...

I know what you mean Terry but its a well managed pretty fishery with gravelled bottom for much of it. You can actually see down a foot or so.

The 2.1 was very nicely marked as have the one caught...
Forum: Barbel Talk 05-11-2017, 10:48
Replies: 44
Views: 2,379
Posted By Graham Elliott
Gavin. Yes accompanied by the bomb squad.:D

Gavin. Yes accompanied by the bomb squad.:D
Forum: Barbel Talk 05-11-2017, 10:47
Replies: 44
Views: 2,379
Posted By Graham Elliott
Seriously I have been pondering this. My...

Seriously I have been pondering this.

My fishing generally is quite intense. I don't even use the baitrunner for bite indication unless making a coffee or tying a rig or having a pee.

My rod...
Forum: Barbel Talk 05-11-2017, 10:28
Replies: 44
Views: 2,379
Posted By Graham Elliott
Mike. I suggest you drop the delkim in the...

Mike.
I suggest you drop the delkim in the river.

Get back to reading "The deepening pool" and don't be disturbed when brewing a cuppa on your fire.

Problem solved.
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