5-Bullet Friday | 15 July 2016

Welcome to another “5-Bullet Friday”, in which we feature the best fly fishing & fly tying tips from around the web.

  • [Video] How to Make a Fly Line Loop Bulletproof – Eventually the welded loop at the end of your fly line will wear out or you may want to replace the loop with a stronger loop, in particular if you chase big game fish such as tarpon. Learn how to make a bulletproof fly line loop. Watch Video
  • [DIY] How to Make A Tenkara Fly Vial – Here’s a quick and inexpensive way to make a simple fly keeper from a glass vial from Troutrageous.  Read Article
  • How To Improve Your Trout Game – In sports, if you want to elevate your game you need to play with better players.  The same principle applies to fly fishing only the players are smarter fish as Kent Klewein discusses on Gink & GasolineRead Article 
  • How to Fish Tailwaters for Big Brown Trout – Blane Chocklett discusses tactics for targeting big trout on big tailwaters.  Good tips here via Fly Fisherman. Read Article
  • [DIY] How to Fix a Net – When your net has seen better days, Domenick Swentosky offers up some DIY fixes to get it back in action. via Troutbitten. Read Article


Ken Sperry

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Ken is an avid fisherman of 40+ years who loves to explore and find new places to fish. He created DIY Fly Fishing to help you do the same.

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