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"The Floating Fly"
Post 02 Oct 2021, 09:22 • #1 
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I came across the Floating Fly in my news feed on FB this morning and it turned out to be a fascinating read. The website highlights interviews with various fly fishers around the world and I know it will take me weeks to go thru them all. Here is the link to Christian Horgren's interview: https://www.thefloatingfly.com/christian-hrgren-1

Tom


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 02 Oct 2021, 12:56 • #2 
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I moved this discussion here. Christian is a forum member, but also a well known fly rod builder. So I felt it best suited for this part of the forum.


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 03 Oct 2021, 12:20 • #3 
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Did a quick skim through the website and it looks like a very interesting read, looking forward to spending more time reading the articles.


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 06 Oct 2021, 05:25 • #4 
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This is great! Thanks Tom, and Tom. :)


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 13 Oct 2021, 20:17 • #5 
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Flawless work... gorgeous execution. Inspiring.
Neat link.


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 13 Oct 2021, 22:18 • #6 
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Christian seems like a good fellow to fish with.


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 15 Oct 2021, 03:07 • #7 
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Good read! Am I the only one curious about Christian's non-tapered furled leaders?


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 08 Nov 2021, 08:25 • #8 
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I noticed that too. Any more details on those leaders available?


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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 08 Nov 2021, 10:09 • #9 
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Christian is a member here and you can probably ask him directly. Don't know what name he uses though.

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Re: "The Floating Fly"
Post 08 Nov 2021, 10:56 • #10 
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i have been using furled leaders for ever but never a non-tapered leader. think i will contact my guy at stream side leaders and ask bout doing some. great read, thanks


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