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    Looking to advance on some line work, for example keeping tight lines angling off pond levees, thick hilly cover, anything ya like real good besides pattern blinds in these type situations?

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    Here are photos of training setups.....scroll down to the "Lining Drills" section.

    Kwick Photos (link)

    Also, scroll down to the "Cold Blinds" section and look specifically for multiple blind setups (often times referred to as gradient blinds).
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    Quote Originally Posted by JL82 View Post
    Looking to advance on some line work, for example keeping tight lines angling off pond levees, thick hilly cover, anything ya like real good besides pattern blinds in these type situations?
    Depending what level your dog is at, what I like "real good" is cold blinds, tune-up drills, cold blinds, wagon wheel, along with cold blinds, cold blinds, walk around blinds, and more cold blinds. If you're working on a concept (tight lines angling off pond levees) find at least 3-5 blinds in and area that utilize that concept. Set your standard and stick to it, using literal casting. Similar to a basketball player wanting to improve free throws, they practice shooting a lot of free throws! Repetitiveness improves muscle memory and habit (hopefully good ones).
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    Appreciate the info fellas

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