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Video: Scientific Anglers “Amplitude” Line Series

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Scientific Anglers R&D manager Josh Jenkins explains the company’s newest line series, Amplitude, and how it stacks up with lines from past years and competitors products.

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RIO’s New Powerflex Max Shooting Line

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RIO Products has announced the release of the new Powerflex Max Shooting Line, designed specifically for anglers using Skagit or Scandi style shooting heads. Available in four sizes, retailing for $49.95. Read more in the press release below.

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Costa Sunglasses Releases Five New Styles to Core Collection

Costa has announced five new sunglass style additions to their Core collection. Styles include the Bloke, Reefton, Kiwa, Tasman Sea, and Whitetip and will all be available Spring 2017. Read more in the press release below.

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Loon Outdoors to Host Fly Tying 101 Live Streaming Events in January 2017

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On Thursday evenings this January, Loon Outdoors will host “Fly Tying 101,” a live streaming fly tying demonstration geared toward the beginner tier and structured so that viewers can comment and ask questions during each episode. Read more in the press … more

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Cheeky Fishing Debuts New “Limitless” Reels

Cheeky Fishing has announced the debut of new Limitless Fly Reels. Limitless Reels feature an innovative fully sealed Gasket Drag System (GDS) and are available in 5 sizes from 2wt to 16wt. Read more in the press release below.

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Loomis Design-Shimano Technology Brings Fly Anglers Asquith

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G.Loomis and Shimano have announced a new series of fly rods called Asquith. “We are making a bold statement with Asquith,” said world champion fly caster and chief G. Loomis rod designer Steve Rajeff, “we are able to bring together … more

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RIO’s New Saltwater Mono Tippet

RIO Products has announced the release of their new Saltwater Mono Tippet, which won the Best Leader/Tippet award at the IFTD show in Orlando in July. Read more in the press release below.

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Catch Cam Net Kickstarter

Catch Cam Nets provides technology to capture photos while safely landing fish. They are launching on kickstarter.com December 1, 2016 – January 5, 2017. Read more in the press release below.

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Montana Fly Company Unveils New Boxes

Montana Fly Company has announced the release of new lightweight fly boxes: the MFC Flyweight Fly Box and MFC State Flag Poly Boxes. Read more in the press release below.

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Costa Sunglasses Partners with Backbone Media

Costa del Mar has announced it will partner with Colorado-based Backbone Media as its communications agency for its core fishing initiatives, media planning and buying for angling and optical trade in North America. Read more in the press release below.

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