Airfare to remote fishing destination? $750. New fishing gear? $600. Guide and boat? $450. Getting your prize fish stolen from the net by a sea lion? Priceless.
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Things I Would Buy If I Could Only Afford Them
Marty Keane's Classic Rods and Rodmakers is a true classic itself.
This is a fabulous Julius vom Hofe German Silver fly reel.
This Moonlight Ladybug Wiggler is a fine old lure.
This Swedish Tournament Record Flyer 3000 with leather case is a gorgeous reel.
A Hardy Bros. Wallis-Tournament reel is one of the most expensive reels you'll come across.
This Jim Pfeffer Sunfish has attracted a lot of talk on Joe's Board.
The Florida Shiner in the box is a true classic bait.
While the Thoren Minnow Chaser isn't exactly reel, it is very desirable, especially in the box.
This is a really pretty Pflueger Monarch.
A Fenwick FS88C continues the glass revolution.
Holy Hula Poppers, Batman!
This is a nifty British metal bait--the Humphries Lightning spinner.
Isn't Bar Perch just a lovely color?
Don't know much about Endicott-Wilson reels, but it looks like an interesting story.
This Heddon Big Hedd is in a flashy and bizarre color.
Fly Rod Lures are great, but especially when -- like this CCBC Fly Rod Dingbat-- they come in the box.
This Geo. Lawrence leather tackle box is pretty darn awesome.
Arbogast Sunfish are truly works of arts.
Instant Collection Alert: 4 Alaskan Salmon Plugs.
Gotta love this Bud Stewart spearing decoy!
I have never seen a CCBC Husky Musky in Rainbow Fire!
As always, have a great weekend, and be good to each other, and yourself.
-- Dr. Todd