Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Leaders" Tag

Setting it all up: Do you know how?

Boxed into setting up your reel with backing, fly line, and leader also means knots and materials that have different origins. Managing is easy via this video. [...]

July 3, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Tippet rings and tapered leaders, the “Odd Coupling”

Tippet rings and tapered leaders can just about master any fly fishing scenario. One trick is to repackage already tied up tapered leaders with the rings. [...]

April 23, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Is your fly in play?

When it comes to leader construction, think short leaders for sinking lines and longer leaders if you are using a floating line. [...]

July 26, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Gear Review: ARC Fishing’s leaders and tippets are on point

ARC Fishing is a niche fly fishing company that has concentrated its efforts on doing a couple of things very well: fly lines, leaders and tippets. [...]

September 7, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Slide

Opinion: Climbing the ladder to better fly fishing is all in the details

The devil is in the detail. It has been said before about many endeavors, but when it comes to fly fishing nothing could be truer. It boils down to things like knots, casting and fly line choices [...]

December 4, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide

Industry News: RIO’s Indicator Tippet and Euro Nymph Leaders

RIO Products brings two new products to Euro Nymph anglers with their innovative 2-Tone Indicator Tippet and Euro Nymph Leaders. [...]

December 2, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, News, Slide

Industry News: RIO hits the mark with tell all knot vids

“We wanted to create a resource for anglers to easily learn more about a variety of knots and to learn how different leader and tippet materials influence the end result" [...]

June 2, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: BTT gets new corporate sponsor; ARC

"Our products are packed with the latest features and technologies, all designed to deliver unmatched performance under the most demanding fishing conditions." [...]

May 18, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Experts on angling for bonefish

The rationale for using just one rod manufacturer (model) is that if you go from 8- to an 9-weight, for example, the actions will be similar. [...]

March 12, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Industry News: RIO ups the ante on tarpon lines with Tarpon QuickShooter

Rio has just expanded their tarpon offerings with this short head line for fast action rods, with quick loading sensitivity for close shots. [...]

March 4, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide