Fly Fishing Gear
MOST ANGLERS today are familiar with disc drag, because ever since the late 1990s it’s been the primary focus of reel design and advertising. Fundamentally, a disc drag slows the spool by friction, by applying pressure between two discs, usually one on the spool and one on the frame. That concept, simple as it sounds, is the source of almost all the myriad modern drag designs. Why so much variation? Because disc drags create a lot of problems, which make for a lot of solutions.Read more...
Retro Rod Review: Four Graphite Models that Changed the Fly Fishing World
I won an original Scott G Series 3-weight, two-piece fly rod at a charity auction, years ago. I was immediately smitten by the design—those internal-fitting ferrules, clean wraps, and the snappy balance that extended from the tip right through the handle and reel seat.Read more...
NEW GEAR BY CATEGORY
Montana Fly Company has released its newest River Camo product. The River Camo iPhone 6s ShockGrip and Slim phone cases will be available in more than 40 options, including various fish skins and Artist Series designs. Read more in the … more
Scott Fly Rods has announced the addition of new two-handed spey models to their Radian series. “We’ve had the good fortune to work with some of the best casters and anglers in Europe over the past two years to develop and … more
Winston has announced the upcoming release of their award winning short film, “Icarus – Casting from the Clouds.” “Icarus” will be available from Catch Magazine in their October issue. Read more in the press release below.
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.