Skagit Casting Made Easy The Double Spey using a high slow sweep is a very easy Skagit Cast for new Casters! Conditions were right for a casting video on a fishing trip with Charlie to a local haunt where we are often skunked, but hey. We made a high Slow Skagit double Spey video Using […]
How to Skagit Cast for More Distance and Power For more Skagit casting tips go to: https://linespeedjedi.com/23-tips-to-improve-your-skagit-casting-distance-and-power#comment-468 This Video gives detailed instructions on how to vastly improve the distance, Power, efficiency and effortlessness of your Skagit Casting as well as Scandi Casting and Spey Casting in General. 1) Squeeze the Rod with your bottom hand […]
Ok, short but sweet: Use lightish sink tips to start with. Use moderate flies keep your coils off of the water as much as possible More later. Gotta run.
I had the opportunity to fish and cast with the OPST Commando head coupled with a 10’ Micro Skagit floating head and I had a ball. I don’t necessarily recommend this set up as ideal because the heavy body of the OPST Commando pretty much overpowered the dainty OPST mico tip but it was fun […]
When it comes to Skagit Casting technique there seems to be a lot of talk about ripping the line across the water to make a big white mouse to load the rod. From my experience, a lot of casters don’t know what exactly to do with that loaded rod but used correctly it can be […]
Not many fish in the rivers but I was fortunate enough to take advantage of the lengthening days and get some casting practice in. I picked up a Scientific Anglers Skagit head and wanted to compare it to my trustee Rio Skagit Short. Plus, the SA head is bright orange and I was hoping it […]
Not my favorite cast. In fact I’m not exactly sure the last time I tried it if at all. I don’t cast cack handed often but it is fun. Similar to making whoopee over 50 (not miles an hour either) It’s been such a long time that I forgot which way to point my toes […]
The bullet weight on the rabbit strip video was supposed to be a one and done. After the Skagit cast killers video I posted one short video doing a single spey with a heavy Skagit rig, thinking it couldn’t really be done very well because that is what we are led to believe because that is […]
I’m casting my trustee Beulah Classic 7/8 Spey rod with a 19′ 570 grain chopped beer can Skagit head and 10′ of t14 with a weighted fly. It’s pretty old school and too heavy for my personal liking but the rod can handle it and it’s what I had for Skagit artillery at the moment. […]
Is this a Skagit Cast? Don’t laugh. This guy hooked 3 fish that afternoon! Is this a Skagit Cast? Or this? Or these? Or…..? This?