I’m using a 20′ mono leader to experiment with Underhand and Scandi casting in this video. I slapped it together to play with using underhand techniques to experience the effects of a very long leader (to me) I ended up with some pretty impressive knotage on the leader before it was all said and done.…Continue reading Scandi Casting & Underhand Experiments On The Clark Fork
What, exactly, is Underhand Casting? What separates underhand casting, Goran Andersson style, from Modern Scandinavian casting, or any other kind of casting, at least at the outset, is the use of very short shooting heads couple with long mono leaders. We are talking 15′ to 24′ feet long monofilament leaders. This lends itself well to…Continue reading Underhand Casting Goran Andersson Style
I had a chance to fish with my buddies Deathstar lined with a Skagit Flight and a MOW tip. Dang, I wish I had never sold mine. One of the most fun rods ever to cast. If you still have one don’t upgrade. I have yet to find one.
For more on Scandi Casting see: Some things I’ve Learned about Scandi Casting … Part 1, Part 2, Casting with a Granbo top hand tamer, Scandi progress report, Scandinavian Casting Faults, Fixes and Improvements and… Scandinavian Spey Casting Issues. After my last post about Scandit casting, or maybe it is more aptly called Skandit casting, it…Continue reading Scandinavian Casting- learning to use the bottom hand