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Browsing the "scissors" Tag

Start fly tying; you’re gonna’ like the way you fish

Today, there are several so-called fly tying kits out there - many are so good they could serve as your principal and only tying tools. [...]

October 5, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: Dr. Slick’s new Razor Scissors

Anybody who has tied flies for more than a week knows who Dr Slick is and owns at least one tool. A Dr Slick product is on every tiers bench. [...]

September 5, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Gear Review: Loon Fly Tying Tool Kit – Ergo

If you are looking for a gift for Father's Day, this Loon Tool Kit is one of those extravagances that any tyer will appreciate. [...]

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

Beginner Fly Tying: #4 – A place to keep your tools

Steve Hudson's teaching methods ground newcomers in every tying maneuver that will ever be called on to tie a fly. It's mastering those techniques that matters most [...]

August 4, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Beginner Fly Tying: #2 – Four other essential tools

Steve Hudson's teaching methods ground newcomers in every tying maneuver that will ever be called on to tie a fly. It's mastering those techniques that matters most [...]

July 7, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Opinion: Buy a new pair, sharpening is a waste of time

Fly tying with less than two decent pairs of scissors, plus one cheap throw away pair, is asking for problems. Scissors are not afterthought tying items [...]

December 6, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide

Gear Review: It’s a bird – it’s a plane, no it’s a Splizzors

The Splizzors has 10X the edge to edge pressure of normal scissors. Micro serrations make cutting braided and high performance fishing line easy. [...]

January 27, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics