Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Airflo" Tag

“T” minus 18 minutes to smarter

Simon Gawesworth’s Rio Products video and Red’s Fly Shop video explain setting up shooting head lines, leaders and tips. [...]

November 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

A fishing story. Me and Daisey

Fishing a private section of a river or stream full of trout or salmon is a rarity in the U. S. More European. Let's not go backward and call privatizing public lands and waterways as being Great Again [...]

October 6, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Wanna’ be done ducking or getting whacked by your big streamer fly?

Casting heavy streamers and attempting to do so using the conventional technique is painful in more ways than one, It is ineffectual, ugly to watch and dangerous. Plus, you cannot really get distance [...]

December 7, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Opinion: Revisiting switch rod fly lines and making sense out of ad copy

When the US steelhead anglers needed a line to cast on lightweight rods using heavy lines and flies they developed what are known as Skagit lines [...]

November 23, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide

Tips & Tactics: For less then $10 you can cast further

Most producers of flylines advise cleaning with soap and water. A labored event that I avoid like the plague. RIO even has a two part YouTube video on cleaning fly lines. [...]

September 3, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: Fly lines to beat the heat

Fly line manufacturers use various core materials to best match up with their chosen coatings to get the best performance. [...]

March 12, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Tips & Tactics