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Why wouldn’t you use a furled leader?

Furled leaders do take some getting used to, but using one isn't a negative. I have a perfectly functional furled leader on my 7-weight, and I have no idea how old it is. [...]

September 11, 2018 RECENT, Slide

An easier way – using two vises

If you're looking for an easier, faster way to tie an articulated fly - try using two vises. You can connect the hooks via braided line, mono or wire [...]

July 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: SNIP, a nipper you can’t lose

The retractable line SNIP makes clean cutting mono, fluoro and braided line a cinch, even in the dark. [...]

August 12, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot