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December 6 Loon Live to Feature Trout Spey and Salt Patterns

This week on Loon Live the tiers are demonstrating a nifty little shrimp pattern as well as an awesome fly that can (and at times should) be fished as a nymph, but was designed to be swung through runs and riffles.  As always, Loon Live is a great way to learn new techniques and materials and have your tying questions answered. Tune in to learn more on...

Loon Introduces the Fly Tying Tool Kit

Loon Products has announced the release of their new Fly Tying Tool Kit. The kit includes necessary tying tools as well as a heavy duty travel case. Read more in the press release below. Loon Introduces the Fly Tying Tool Kit FromLoon: Packaged in aheavy duty travel caseand featuring the Ergo Arrow Point Scissors, Ergo All Purpose Scissors, Ergo Bobbin...

New from Loon Outdoors

Loon Outdoors has announced new products for the tying bench just in time for winter tying. The new additions include: ergonomic scissors, ergonomic whip finisher and bobbin threader, and UV curing lights.

Hareline Dubbin Finds New Owner

Upon the retirement of founders Bob and Nelda Border, Hareline Dubbin, Inc. has been acquired by Bill Keough, grower-processor of premium natural fly-tying feathers.

Video: Peak Fishing Large Iron Retention Vices

Al Ritt from PEAK Fishing sets us straight on the newest way to hold large hooks and how the company's award winning LIRS (Large Iron Retention System) achieves that goal for the growing number of longer-shanked flies and heavier thread applications.

Quick Tip: Use Adhesive Sheet Magnets for Quick Fly Storage

Need a quick and easy solution for quick fly storage in your garage, boat, or car? Adhesive sheet magnets work wonders. No, they are not the most organized way to do things, but they are perfect for quick stowage during fly changes or breaking down your gear for the drive home. I used an 8' X 10' sheet for my garage at home (pictured above), the storage...

New Yarn Colors from UNI-Products

UNI-Products has announced the addition of Salmon and Black/Camel to the already extensive color offerings of their UNI-Yarn Regular line.

Video: PEAK Jurassic Series Large Iron Retention System

Al Ritt, brand manager for PEAK fishing products, explains the company's LIRS or Large Iron Retention System, for tying massive offshore flies or other conventional pieces for anywhere over-sized hooks are needed. From PEAK: With the growing popularity of large fresh and saltwater predator flies, sharks, offshore flies and jigs for halibut, grouper, lake...

PEAK Fishing Releases Jurassic Series Products

PEAK has announced the release of a new line of products called the “Jurassic Series,” designed specifically for tying large flies for fresh and saltwater. Read more in the press release below. PEAK Fishing Releases Jurassic Series Products From PEAK Fishing: With the growing popularity of large fresh and saltwater predator flies, sharks, offshore flies...

Video: Make a Homemade Bobbin with Chinese Take Out

Here's one for all you DIY people... You didn't misread that headline. According to Jim Misiura, you can make a homemade thread bobbin with an ink pen tube, some spring wire from some Chinese take out, a few beads and some thread. Just follow his steps above and viola—you've got yourself a practically free bobbin for fly tying or rod building. Why would...