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Category Archives: fly fishing

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Reel Parts
15 Sep
2:49

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Reel Parts

Ok, now here's the reel, I've removed it from the rod, so you can look a little bit closer at it The drag knob for tightening the drag and the other side, we've got the handle And then this is the foot of the reel This is where it actually […]

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : Prepping a Wrapped Loop for Fly Fishing
15 Sep
1:52

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : Prepping a Wrapped Loop for Fly Fishing

The wrapped loop is a little more complicated Here's what we're going to end up with, obviously this is just the end of the fly line that I've cut off, but you can see here, these are our thread wraps And we need a couple of things to get that […]

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Reels
14 Sep
2:49

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Reels

The next part of your outfit is the reel And the reel's function is it holds your line Fly reels are pretty basic, they are single action most of the time, which means you turn the handle once and the spool goes around once So, there's not a lot to […]

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : Fly Fishing Nail Knot for Leader
14 Sep
1:52

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : Fly Fishing Nail Knot for Leader

Okay, now we've got our fly line on our reel and we need to attach the liter to the fly line This is one of the more difficult connections that you'll have to make with your fly fishing equipment And once again we're using the nail-knot tool This tool was […]

Paying Attention Helps – Fly Fishing for Brown Trout, River Exe
14 Sep
12:50

Paying Attention Helps – Fly Fishing for Brown Trout, River Exe

As you can see we have got an overcast day The river is up today, we have had some rain over the last couple of days which has been good but nothing really is rising nothing! so I have put on a fly which does work for me for searching […]

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Tippets
13 Sep
2:48

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Tippets

Now, we've got our leader here and at the end of the leader we have what we call tippet and the tippet is the six x end of the leader The thinnest part of the leader Now, these leaders come tapered and if you were to fish all day with […]

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : About Fly Fishing Reels
13 Sep
1:52

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : About Fly Fishing Reels

Okay, in this series, we're going to be doing a knot, and knots that will apply specifically to you fly casting equipment And basically what we're going to do is we're going to go from the reel all the way out to the liter And I'm going to show you […]

Fly Fishing Basics – How To Get Fly Out Of Tree
13 Sep
12:50

Fly Fishing Basics – How To Get Fly Out Of Tree

Hi It's Anni from kajanaclub com – fly fishing community When I'm fly-casting it's not unusual to have my fly stuck in a tree At least for me it's a common problem Often the fly is tangled around the branch few times on a loop so if you just pull […]

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Backings
12 Sep
2:48

Fly Fishing Equipment : Fly Fishing Backings

Another part of your fly fishing equipment that a lot of people don't think about is the backing The backing is what goes on before you put the fly line on, so here's the back end of my fly line and here's the backing That's usually buried down inside your […]

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : Fly Fishing Perfection Loop
12 Sep
1:51

Setting Up a Fly Fishing Reel : Fly Fishing Perfection Loop

The next loop we're going to do is a perfection loop It's a little bit harder to tie but it's a nicer loop and it comes out a lot smoother when you're finished with it What you want to do is start off, you make one loop like so, then […]