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Video: Echo Fiberglass Spey and Switch Rods


Red Kulper of Echo Fly Rods gives MidCurrent an overview of the company’s very reasonably priced fiberglass Switch and Spey rods that are new for 2015.

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Video: Howler Brothers Quepos Quilted Jacket & Merlin Vest


Chase Heard of Howler Brothers chats about the Fall 2014 line from the company and the new outerwear pieces they are bringing to market, like the Merlin Vest and Quepos Quilted Jacket.

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Video: Vedavoo Deluxe Tightlines Sling Pack & Spinner Daypack


Scott Hunter, founder and owner of Vedavoo Gear, shows off the company’s two completely made-in-the-USA marquee products: the Tightlines Sling Pack Deluxe and the Spinner Daypack.

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Costa to Host Catch and Release Awards In 2014 Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby

From Costa: Costa Sunglasses partnered with the 2014 Martha’s Vineyard Striped Bass and Bluefish Derby to host the Costa Catch and Release Awards in this year’s tournament. During the event, which begins Sat., Sept. 14 and concludes on Sat., Oct. … more

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Video: Abel Reels Offers New Sealed-Drag Reel


Jeff Paterson of Abel Reels gets into what he calls the company’s “headline act” for 2015: a reel the company has been working on for four or five years called the Sealed Drag or SD series.

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Video: New Hatch Outdoors Reel,The Two Plus


John Torok of Hatch Outdoors gives MidCurrent the skinny on the company’s newest lightweight trout reel called the Two Plus.

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Fishpond Westwater Rolltop Backpack & Delta Sling Pack

Kara Armano from Fishpond gives us the scoop on Fishpond’s latest and greatest. Fishpond is on a roll, racking up several IFTD Best of Show Awards this year with a full slate of highly functional fishing products that have an … more

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J.Son Match and Catch Flies


J.Son flies from Sweden are incredibly realistic… so much so that they are ultimately excellent teaching aids. Use them to compare against naturals, and develop your entomology and hatch-matching skills.

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Fish Skull Fly Tester


Martin Bawden talks about the details of the Fish Skull Fly Tester from Flymen Fishing Co. As the name implies, you can fasten flies to lines, float them on the surface, “drift” them under the surface, and even “swim” certain … more

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Superfly Rod-Reel Combo


Jana Superstein from Superfly explains the launch of their new website and combo rod and reel kit that’s designed to to be a one-stop shop for anyone getting into the sport of fly fishing.

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