Tippets: Fishing Deep, Fiberglass vs. Graphite  

March 27, 2017 By: Erin Block

  • In the spring when waters run high it can be difficult to get your fly down to where fish are feeding. Phil Monahan outlines strategies and technique for rigging to ensure you are fishing nymphs effectively. Via Orvis.
  • Most modern fly rods are made from graphite. However, fiberglass has a passionate following as well. In this recent short film Tim Rajeff demonstrates the differences between the two and each material’s strengths and weaknesses for different fishing conditions.