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Winterizing your fly fishing gear

If you have felt bottoms that are becoming detached, use a waterproof glue to re-attach the old ones or add new ones. [...]

November 28, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Advice: Pro tips on caring for your gear from Sage Fly Fishing

Reduce the drag pressure to the lowest setting when the reel is not in use, and store in the neoprene reel case away from extreme heat. [...]

March 15, 2016 Advice, RECENT, Slide

Tips and Tactics: Cleaning mildewed rods, eliminating odors and more

For matters of mildew, you can make your own concoction using household products to rid the problem quickly and save money. [...]

January 29, 2015 Advice, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

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