A highly effective pattern that's a snap to tie
- By: Buzz Bryson
- and Paul Guernsey
Plus, rod "tracking" and "tip-bounce" defined; A brief history of catch-and-release
Tying A.K.'s Quill Body RS 2
'Whenever I crammed for time to replenish my streamer box... '
The right thread tension makes all the difference
- By: Paul Guernsey
- and Buzz Bryson
I'll occasionally see a reference to "overlining" or "underlining" a rod. What is the practical effect of casting a line one line-weight heavier than the rod is designated for? And what is the effect of casting a line one size smaller than the rod? The answer depends not only on the designated weights
The preferred food of finicky fish
Finally, a solution to the tedium of tying with calftail
Topics: "Little Yellow Cranefly (Wet), Brown Cranefly (Wet)" Flypattern(s): "Little Yellow Cranefly (Wet), Brown Cranefly (Wet)"
Topics: "Tying the Parasol (L'Ombrelle), The Orange Quill Emerger" Flypattern(s): "The Parasol Emerger, The Orange Quill Emerger"