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  • newbie

    hi newbie here.
    english but living in ireland county wexford.married a irish lass and brought her home.
    found this site and have loads of questions but thought id say hi first.
    fished as pleasure fisherman.rod and reel but got a pole as a present.
    pole name a leeda match carp.9.2.ready loaded with geen elastic.
    any thoughts,dont be shy.

  • #2
    Welcome to the site m8y.....


    • #3
      thanks active8 for the welcome.
      fished on and off for the last 15years on and off.moved to ireland and finding places to fish in and around county wexford have a few little gems around and the local fishery,which in fairnest isnt to bad.but i like to weigh my catch at the end of the session but no keep nets are aloud no more so that p***** me off.also tackle and stuff here i have been brought a starter pole its a leeda match carp with a 20+elastic,at the moment it has green elastic on it,which iam told would hold carp upto 5lbs is this true?there is 10lbs+in the pond im wondering what elastic strenght?maybe a 18,then do you go hollow or solid and then whatline?would 6-8lbs be to much?sorry for all the questions,but dont ask dont get,await for ideas ,thoughts cheers


      • #4
        Welcome to the site Ferret man


        • #5
          welcome to the site mate.


          • #6
            top of the mornin,


            • #7

              Originally posted by danny_glover View Post
              welcome to the site mate.
              thanks for the welcome