We have today released our mobile app for Android phones to help you with Buzzer / Chironomid Fly Fishing. The app is downloadable from the Android Marketplace directly on your mobile phone. With details on midges life-cycle,different types of buzzer flies a variety of buzzer rigs and how to fish them plus other tips and …
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So what is a tapered leader? It is a specially designed leader with a long and heavy butt for turnover power and a supple front taper for delicate presentation. A tapered leader is just tat a leader that tapers to a fine point! The thickness at the front of the leader varies according to the …
Fantastic New Waterproof Fly Box Alternative to CF35878 Fly Box Holds 672 flies! We worked with our manufacturers to produce an alternative box to the CF Design Fly Boxes at a sensible price and this stunning fly box is the result. Similar to the large CF35878 which normally retails at around £35. As usual with …
Unlike other casting methods, fly fishing can be regarded as a method of casting line instead of lure. Non-flyfishing methods depend on a lure’s weight to pull line out of your reel throughout the forward motion of the cast. By design, a fly is simply too light for being cast, and thus simply follows the …
The Caddis fly, (Trichopetra) or sedges can be found anywhere there is fresh water. These are important flies for fly fishermen. The drab coloured adults are moth-like however their body and wings are covered with hairs. Another distinguisihing feature is that the caddis do not have a coiled proboscis. Their wings are held over the body in a tent like fashion. Mostly nocturnal, the adults hide in vegetation during the hours of daylight and are hard to find. Mating takes place at dusk, either in flight or on vegetation. Their bodies range in size from 2mm to 28mm (1.25 inches)…………….
When fishing for River Trout there are many different types of flies that can be used for fly fishing. They fall into 4 major categories of fly types, wet, dry, nymph & buzzer or lures. The major flies used for River River Trout are dry flies, wet flies, buzzers and nymphs. In this article we will focus on the most exciting type of fly fishing fly, the dry fly…………………………
Possibly the two most important fishing flies ever tied are the pheasant tail nymph and gold ribbed hares ear nymph (GRHE)
Possibly the two most important fishing flies ever tied are the pheasant tail nymph and gold ribbed hares ear nymph (GRHE). If you examine every fly fisherman world-wide, regardless of species that they are targetting then these would probably be the most prolific fly world-wide…………………..
The Scientific Creation of A Trout Fishing Fly For Fly Fishermen – Sandy Dickson’s Blank Buster Buzzers
For fly fishermen there are lots of Buzzers Buzzers, boring buzzers! Buzzers, there are lots of, ranging from anorexic buzzer and epoxy buzzer hybrids not counting the many variants like Chew Buzzers and Shipman’s Buzzers. Sandy Dickson decided t re-design the trout buzzer fly with trigger point thoraxes specifically designed for different light conditions at different depths and at different times of day and size- the buzzers had to look ‘real’ to trout, they needed to make anorexic buzzers look fat but they had to be lifelike, ribbed but not like many of the horrific ribs found onso many buzzers today.