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Barbless Versus Barbed Hooks

Barbless Versus Barbed Hooks

Why Are Barbed Hooks Still Used?

I think the biggest reason is tradition. Nearly every angler starts fishing with a hook that has a barb on it. Barbed hooks are the standard. It is nearly impossible, even for a large shop to buy flies tied on barbless hooks. Therefore, nearly every shop sells barbed flies, so the custom perpetuates itself...

Jim Teeny Original Fast Sinking Fly Line

Jim Teeny Original Fast Sinking Fly Line

Most fish are not holding near the surface. Getting the fly to them often involves the use of a sinking fly line. He developed a series of lines that would effectively cover all situations when encountering fish that were holding in normal moving water...

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US Balance WIZ Pocket Scale

US Balance WIZ Pocket Scale

The perfect scale for weighing fly lines, rods, fly tying materials, and most things to do with fly fishing....

 

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Pro Classic Tubing

Pro Classic Tubing

If you tie tube flies, you will need a bunch of this...

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OPST Swing Hooks

OPST Swing Hooks

OPST Swing Hooks are incredibly sharp and well finished with black chrome so that they can be used in both fresh and saltwater...

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