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121. Bend the fly line over in a small loop and pass the tag end of th backing through this loop and along the doubled fly line for about 1 centimetre or less than half of an inch. (picture) - Starting the Albright knot - Most of us know how, but this article is for the ones who never set up a complete reel, backing, line and leader. - Global FlyFisher

...Bend the fly line over in a small loop and pass the tag end of th backing through this loop and along the doubled fly line for about 1 centimetre or l... ...ut this article is for the ones who never set up a complete reel, backing, line and leader. - Global FlyFisher First setup Starting the Albright knot ... ...fly line over in a small loop and pass the tag end of th backing through this loop and along the doubled fly line for about 1 centimetre or less than ... ...pass the tag end of th backing through this loop and along the doubled fly line for about 1 centimetre or less than half of an inch. (picture) - Start...

122. Jock Scott - Some might consider it a bit mad or even crazy, but when Niels Have ties full dressed, classic Jock Scotts, he ties them by the dozen... and then he fishes with them! - Global FlyFisher

... Norway this year. I will be fishing with my Hexagraph rods using floating lines with sinktips and small traditional flies. The most catching salmon ... ...k describes the advantages of a large versus a wide arbor. Fly line tapers and replacement of the tip of fly lines? Hmm! Shooting heads? You guessed i... ...ke to see a fly fisherman with a greenheart wooden rod lay out 65 yards of line across the river without shooting an inch of line? Niels continues his... ...ous for his fantastic switch casts. Grant was of the opinion that shooting line was as close as a fly-angler could come to spin fishing, and routinely...

123. Breaking the LAW - My trusty Lawrence Waldron reel just had a major breakdown. It worked just as perfectly as before, but it was silent! - Global FlyFisher

... reel that could take a WF 7 line and ample backing. “Yes, but what size is that? In millimeters? Diameter and width...?” What? I was somewhat befuddl... ...r axle, that gave me more than enough room for a bonefish 9 weight line and several hundred yards of backing, but I haven't regretted my choice since.... ...te different. My LAW reel weighs in at 218 grams or 7.7 ounces with a full line and about 250 yards of backing. An Abel anti reverse r... ...el close to 4 inches in diameter is 9.4 ounces or almost 270 grams without line. It's larger than my LAW, but also much heavier. If you select lighter...

124. Right hand or left hand? - The debate about whether to use the right hand or the left hand on the fly reel is almost as old as fly-fishing itself. Let's look a bit rationally on the issue at hand... sorry, couldn't help it! - Global FlyFisher

...orrect hand - for casting, for holding the rod, for stripping, for winding line on the reel or for any other operation involved in f... ...onto your casting side. You want the wind to blow the line away from your casting hand. In a boat you will also usually want to keep the line away fro... ...rent coming onto your casting hand, because it transports the line and leader away from itself in front of you where you mostly want to perform the ca... ...not the case, switching hands can solve the problem, and bring the rod and line from the off-curren...

125. Leaders&Tippets Q&A - Global FlyFisher

...ause the knot will weaken the line. If untying is not feasible, trim down the leader or tippet and use it shorter - or retie the removed section with ... ...ebate. Some argue that wind knots should always be untied. They weaken the line considerably. Some will say that the untying will possibly weaken the ... ...o hooks can also be used to open really tight loops. Remember to check the line for nicks and bruises with your fingers and lips when the knot is gon... ...ders are compound leaders made with a core and a coating - much like a fly line. They are available in many lengths, tapers and densities and are usua...

126. 10 easy ways to break a rod - ...or how to avoid it - Global FlyFisher

...ep under the middle arch of the bridge? It requires a narrow loop and good line sp... ... Especially with large, weighted flies. Always pull on the line and never with the rod. The line may cut your fingers and even more so if your hands a... ...slip the line under your foot so that if the fly comes loose, it doesn't shoot straight at you. Warn people in your vicinity. Fly line and mono have u... ... pulled and pulled and finally the line gave way, shooting a split shot straight against my thumb. It turned blue and eventually shed the nail... I gu...

127. Balance beam - A DIY weighing scale for fly-lines and shooting heads - Global FlyFisher

The Global FlyFisher Balance beamBalance beam - A DIY weighing scale for fly-lines and shooting heads - Global FlyFisher First published October 26th

128. Common casting errors - Three common errors, their reasons, and the ways to get rid of them - Global FlyFisher

...e too shy to stand on a lawn or at the bank of a canal or pond and throw a line for the sake of practice. Better here than by the fishing water. While... ...the stroke. The rod tip undercuts the plane in which it ought to move. The line will follow the rod tip, therefore the line follows the upw... ...a result a tailing loop is formed and the fly will probably hang up on the line/leader or socalled 'wind knots' will appear on the leader. Too much po... ...asting direction Reason: no pause in cast Cure: wait for the line Timing means to give the line enough time to roll out and straighten. If you cast fo...

129. Beginners - Keywords - The words we use - Global FlyFisher

... Beginners First setup Reel, backing, line, leader : Most of us know how, but this article is for the ones who never set up a fly reel from scratch. S... ...mony about maintaining your precious fly fishing equipment - Rod, Reel And Line - by tropical fishing guide Roland Henrion. Learn how to prolong the l... ... good and sound advice. Read all his reel maintenance tips in this article Line care Equipment : Third and last part of fishing ... ...care and maintenance. This time on the proper treatment and storage of fly lines. Tired of stiff, coiling lines that makes bird's nests? Then re...

130. Global Fly Fisher, Norm Crisp AKA The Wiz, Stream side strategies: three ways of improving your fly line control

... Home Staff Fish better Third way of improving your fly line control AVOID THE LINE LOOP Not keeping up with the current. We are obsessed with prevent... ...st us. I see more people who either don't strip in any line as their fly floats back toward them or, at best, strip it in too slowly. When asked why ,... ...ly. The result is a loop of line below their rod tip and they can't make contact with a fish before it is to late. Don't worry about stripping to fast... ...n adjustments for current changes during the drift. Fly line control Over again: Three ways of improving A Schweitzer/Joergensen Publication Copyright...

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