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5 Strange Fly Tying Materials that Really Work
Thursday April 30, 2015, 9:07 am

5 Strange Fly Tying Materials that Really Work

A common misconception amongst inexperienced fly tiers is that prepped...
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The right scissors are an essential piece of fly tying equipment.
Tuesday January 6, 2015, 12:22 pm

How to Select the Perfect Scissors for Fly Tying

With many different types of scissors available to the avid fly tier,...
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Think Thread Doesn’t Matter When Tying Flies? Learn How to Pick the Right Thread for the Job
Wednesday December 10, 2014, 3:00 pm

Think Thread Doesn’t Matter When Tying Flies? Learn How to Pick the Right Thread for the Job

Many fly tiers won’t skimp when it comes to purchasing fly tying materials...
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3 Factors You Should Consider When Buying a Fly Tying Bobbin
Tuesday November 25, 2014, 2:30 pm

3 Factors You Should Consider When Buying a Fly Tying Bobbin

Over my years in fly tying, I have been lucky enough to test nearly all...
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How to Pick the Best Deer Hair for Tying Flies
Sunday November 23, 2014, 9:00 am

How to Pick the Best Deer Hair for Tying Flies

The uses for deer hair in fly tying are almost endless. Spinning, stacking...
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Essentials to Get Started Fly Tying
Friday September 12, 2014, 3:00 pm

Essentials to Get Started Fly Tying

    Similar to purchasing the tools for fly tying, trying to...
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3 Tips for Tying Hexagenia Fly Patterns
Wednesday July 2, 2014, 3:00 pm

3 Tips for Tying Hexagenia Fly Patterns

Seeing as the Hex Hatch is just a few weeks away, I thought it would be...
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Why You May Be Wrong About Bucktail Flies
Thursday May 22, 2014, 6:00 am

Why You May Be Wrong About Bucktail Flies

When I first started tying flies, I tied bucktails. That's fairly standard...
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Spring Cleaning for Better Fly Fishing
Thursday April 24, 2014, 6:00 am

Spring Cleaning for Better Fly Fishing

Our fly fishing season in Ontario is about to start in earnest and with...
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Fly Tying Beads
Wednesday March 12, 2014, 3:00 pm

Fly Tying Beads

If you were to look at my spring, summer or fall fly boxes you would notice...
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