Published Apr 2. 2015 - 6 years ago
Updated or edited Oct 17. 2018

Dry Fly Floatants

As part of the "From Vise to Water" series, in this episode, I discuss the various dry fly floatants that I use, specifically some used when pretreating and those applied on the water. Nothing is more frustrating than attempting to catch rising trout with a dry fly that won't float, thus I hope this video can be of benefit to all.

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The "From Vise to Water" series is a set of videos in which I take flies that I previously have tied on YouTube, and then discuss the next steps taken in order to successfully fish them. The flies featured in this episode, and their appropriate links are:

Sulphur parachute - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=acCUorREbGM
X-Caddis - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GyuKmbXhjPI
CDC Flying Ant - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1-O9qtf5gc
BWO Comparadun - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ZNhYH3Df6g

Products featured in this video (for reference purposes):

Thompson's WaterSeal - http://www.amazon.com/Thompsons-10100-Aerosol-Multi-Surface-Waterproofer...
Bandana - http://www.campmor.com/cotton-bandanas.shtml
Dry fly patch - https://umpqua.com/products/accessories/misc/wonder-cloth-dry-fly-patch
Dry fly powder - http://www.epoxyproducts.com/silica.html
Dry Magic - http://www.amazon.com/Umpqua-Tiemco-Dry-Magic/dp/B008DRI6C6
Loon Easy Dry - http://www.amazon.com/Loon-Outdoors-Desiccant-Fishing-Dries/dp/B00JCBDM12

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