Category Archives: Fly Lines

Loading a fly rod correctly

Correctly loading a fly rod will provide a more efficient cast and better loops by correctly utilizing the rod’s taper as designed by the rod manufacturer. So how do we do it? Well actually it’s quite simple although the majority … Continue reading

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How much line to use for loading a rod while casting

The American Fishing Tackle Manufacturers Association (AFTMA) decided many years ago that there needed to be a standard length of fly line to determine the range of flies cast with a particular “weight” of rod. They devised a numbering system … Continue reading

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