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Light Curing Resins: Some cure fast, some are runny, some are thick

Many suppliers of LCR make them in varying viscosities. It is, however, the quality of the light that makes life simple. A few, for example, cure totally tackless. [...]

March 4, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Gear Review: Say goodbye to bug bites. Well, almost…

The Repellent has an odorless cell of protection that was tested to be 93 percent effective against mosquitoes and black flies. It operates on a single butane cartridge... [...]

March 11, 2015 Gear, Gear Review, RECENT, Slide, Spot

Monday Gear Reveiw: Indicator innovation defined…

The New Zealand Strike Indicator Tool is an innovative fly fisherman’s tool for a several reasons: You’ll catch more fish, it makes creating an indicator easier than any other method - by far [...]

October 20, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: MFC Boat Box- amazing capacity and smart design

In a nutshell, it is bombproof, holds and alarming number of flies, and is extremely well designed. It comes in six colors for those who like to coordinate. [...]

September 22, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: Scientific Anglers SharkWave Saltwater

The ‘rub’ on the Sharkskin flylines was just that. It’s squared off textured dimples would cause finger-burns while strip setting. An all day outing could make for some really sore fingers [...]

September 8, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: The Orion Cooker smokes simply

The next evening I had guests and showcased Orion's finer points while cooking two free range chickens with the same rub from the wing recipe the night before. [...]

August 25, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: Build a better Boga-Grip?

Tons of companies have attempted to build a better Boga and frankly, nothing comes close to performing as well. Many have tried, nobody has succeeded. [...]

August 18, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized

Monday Gear Review: A.Jensen’s da Vinci reel

All of the details from finish to design are well thought out with a very consistent tendency towards quality design and craftsmanship. [...]

August 11, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Monday Gear Review: SHU-FLY fly rods

Skip designed the rods with the goal of creating a high performance fly rod with a lifetime warranty at a fraction of the "going rate". [...]

August 4, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized

Monday Gear Review: A. Jensen Spook Stalker fly rod

The design incorporates light weight (4.1 ounces), a soft tip and a powerful butt amazingly well to give this 9 weight the sensitivity of a much lighter rod [...]

July 28, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide