5-Bullet Friday | 25 March 2016

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

  • 7 Deadly Knots for Attaching a Fly to Leader & Tippet material (and how to tie them) – With clear shots and precise directions, Zach Dalton shows how to tie 7 of the most popular fly fishing knots for attaching a fly to tippet material in a short instructional film from RIO. Watch it.
  • Keep Calm, Maintain a Good Attitude, Catch More Fish – Kent Klewein shares two great lessons learned from Bahamian fly fishing guides: have a great attitude, and stay calm when things get technical. Read more on how these can be applied to any fishing situation, via Gink & Gasoline. Read it.
  • DIY Tip: Use Adhesive Sheet Magnets for Quick Fly Storage – Tim Romano shares a quick, easy and dirt cheap way to quickly store flies on the boat, in the car or even in your garage. via Midcurrent. Learn how.
  • Pros & Cons of Multi-Nymph Rigs – From tags to trailers, Domenick Swentosky illustrates how to setup multi-nymph rigs and discusses the benefits of each setup. via Troutbitten. Get wise.
  • [Video] – How to Tie the Simplest BWO Emerger – Ever! – If you prefer to spend more time on the water than at the vise, you’ll love Aaron Jasper’s simple BWO emerger.  Watch it.


About the author

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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