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TroutHunter Announces New Revolutionary EVO Nylon Tippet

TroutHunter has announced a new line of tippet. The EVO Nylon Tippet adds new technology to a trusted brand, pushing “the boundaries of tippet design to bring forth a cutting-edge new product.” Read more in the press release below. TroutHunter Announces New Revolutionary EVO Nylon Tippet ISLAND PARK, Idaho (July 23, 2018) —TroutHunter is pleased to...

RIO Announces Additions to its Powerflex Plus Leaders

RIO has announced expanded options in the popular Powerflex Plus leader series. Powerflex Plus Trout Leaders will now be offered in single packs as well as 3-packs and the original 2-pack option.

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.

Anglers Get A Range Of Tippet Sizes with RIO's New 3-Pack of Powerflex Tippet

RIO Products has announced their Powerflex Tippet is now available in a new and convenient 3-pack.

Video: New Trout Tippet and Leader Technology from RIO

The ever gracious Simon Gawesworth took some time at this year's industry trade show to tell MidCurrent why the newest trout tippets and leaders from RIO Products are much much stronger than they used to be.

Video: ARC Fishing Fluorocoat Fly Tippet

Co-founder of ARC Fishing company, Travis Thompson, talks about their new line-up of tippets, specifically their Fluorocoat product and why it's different. ARC Fluorocoat is a fluorocarbon-coated nylon tippet. The process pairs the strength and suppleness of nylon with the durability and low visibility of fluorocarbon in a single line. Thanks to its...

First Glance: Strike Foundry Coiled Sighter

I have to admit I'm not much of a nymphing kinda of guy. I just don't enjoy it that much. That is unless I get super techy with it and utilize some of the tricks my Euro-nymping friends have taught me.  Now that's a fun game!  Just recently I was introduced to the Coiled Sighters from Strike Foundry and I have to say I like them a lot. What, you ask, is a...

Umpqua Introduces New Leader and Tippet

Following improvement and integrating new technologies into the leader and tippet offerings, Umpqua Feather Merchants has also released new packaging design for these selections. Read more in the press release below. Umpqua Introduces New Leader and Tippet From Umpqua: Over the past year and a half, we have been integrating new and improved product into the...

New From RIO: Suppleflex Trout Leaders

Designed for the highest level of precision and presentation, RIO has announced their new Suppleflex series of trout leaders. Made of the soft, knotless nylon, which allows for a natural drift, Suppleflex trout leaders are available now and retail for $5.95. Read more in the press release below. Suppleflex Trout Leaders Add to RIO Product's Collection FOR...

Quick Tip: Use Your Hat as a Fly Rig Keeper

How many times have you been out fishing with a dry-dropper, double nymph or streamer rig (dirty I know) and had to switch back and forth throughout the day?  There's an easy solution for keeping your previous rig all set up and ready to go at a moment's notice: use your hat as a rig-keeper. Simply wrap your double or triple fly rig around your hat and...