Fly Life Magazine

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Opinion: My fluorocabon leaders do not perform as well as yours?

The best piece of advice I got about fly fishing: “Buy the best gear you can afford, and never hesitate to change-out your leader if you even think it might have been nicked." [...]

September 16, 2019 Opinion, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Understanding basic fly lines and backing. It matters

A dirty fly line reduces its life and substantially affects casting distance. Backing, left wet or unchanged for too long time can produce mold and break [...]

July 9, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Fly lines to beat the heat

Fly line manufacturers use various core materials to best match up with their chosen coatings to get the best performance. [...]

March 12, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Tips & Tactics