Tag: fly line backing

How to Set Fly Reel Drags

Have a question you want answered? Email it to us at [email protected]. Question: What is the proper way to adjust the drag on a fly reel? And how do you go about making sure it’s set properly before you fish? Sylvia P., via email Answer: The role that your reel’s drag plays in any fishing situation varies widely: You don’t need drag at all for...