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Ruben Martin vuela pescados del retén

  Tying By Skip Clement When one is predisposed to favor something, an idea, a way of doing something, a particular fly, a brand of fly rod or fly line,... [...]

July 12, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Mousing Trout, They Too Prefer Ribeye Over Toast Points

...and freshwater bass love their “evening” entree to be rodent al dente. The significant changes are the gear, tying materials and resulting tying techniques, but deer hair is still the... [...]

July 9, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

What is it about this fly called Chewie?

...tying difficulty (1 to 10) is a 7, with time the annoyance. It’s not a fly you can get so good at that it zooms to finish – ever. The... [...]

June 27, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Is it a new knot? No, I’m a frayed knot the case if fly fishing in the salt. That’s not an opinion; it’s just a fact. But knot tying is never to be dismissed as not as important in... [...]

June 27, 2018 RECENT, Slide

May the knots be with you

...Non-Slip, Albright, Bimini, Clinch, or any knot, correctly, in the dark. The choices: Google “fly tying knots,” Amazon books and search “fly tying knots,” go to YouTube and search “fly... [...]

June 20, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

The briny flats without a Merkin? Never

...unexpectedly, two generously sized permit. Here is the InTheRiffle video I used for tying Angie’s Del’s Merkin Crab. Note: Substituting hook, thread, or glue does not affect the fly’s potency,... [...]

June 19, 2018 RECENT, Slide

The fly you tied is unique; it’s your portable magic

The image is a screenshot from McFLy Angler – Fishing and Fly Tying (see video). The video shows the fly, called a Keeled Minnow Streamer, catches trouts, so it does... [...]

June 18, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Is ‘on the road again’ fly tying for you?

doable. I’ve had run-ins with fly tying kits: gifts for grandkids, nieces, nephews, and friends wanting to try fly tying, as well as, for my use. Cabela’s Standard Fly Tying... [...]

June 7, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

Gear Review: Loon Fly Tying Tool Kit – Ergo

By Andrew Derr I recently acquired the Loon Fly Tying Tool Kit featuring the Ergo Arrow Point Scissors, Ergo All Purpose Scissors, Ergo Bobbin, Ergo Bodkin, Ergo Whip Finisher, Ergo... [...]

June 5, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide

The Duncan Loop and a spat about it

...I didn’t see it.   Here are the drawings and following comments about tying the Duncan Loop, which points to the flaw – seating the knot. The Controversy as it... [...]

May 24, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics