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Chris Callanan of Outcast Sporting Gear covers the basics of the company’s new 102-pound frameless fishing raft that will be available in 2016, the OSG Striker.
Danny Ashcroft from Hatch Outdoors dishes on the company’s newest high-end accessory, the Hatch Nipper, as well as their newest prototype reel knobs.
The ever gracious Simon Gawesworth took some time at this year’s industry trade show to tell MidCurrent why the newest trout tippets and leaders from RIO Products are much much stronger than they used to be.
Marianne Papa of Tibor Reel Corporation shows off the new hub colors for the Tibor Signature series and a spool pattern change for the standard Riptide series.
Adam Hutchinson from Winston Rods details the features of the Saltwater, Freshwater, and “Jungle” series of Boron III Plus series of rods that are new from the company this year.
Redington Fly Fishing brand manager Paul Richardson talks us through two new reels and two new rods that the company is offering for 2015-2016. One of each are the lightest in their class.
Garrison Doctor, owner of Rep Your Water, explains the idea behind his company and their regionally and species-themed fishing apparel. The company also donates a good chunk of their money back to the region of the piece that they sell.
Tim Jenkins, co-founder of Tacky Fly Fishing, gives MidCurrent the lowdown on two of the company’s newest products: a new larger silicone insert box and a reinvention of the fly patch.
AJ Gottschalk from Allen Fly Fishing explains the newest, made-in-USA (Detroit) Omega XLA reels, which are designed for spey, lower-diameter lines, and any other application that requires maximum arbor size for big game fish.