Fly Lines: The Case For Clear

April 22, 2009 By: Marshall Cutchin

Despite having doubts about the all-around utility of clear floating fly lines, Shallow Water Angler editor Mike Connor gave them a second chance — and learned that “invisible lines” definitely have their place.
For more on the challenges and advantages of fishing clear floaters, read Paul Bruun’s MidCurrent article on the subject, or hear David Dalu’s take on some of the new harder-finish lines just coming onto the market.