Monday, February 20, 2012

Montana Fly Fishing Magazine


Background for Fly Tying & Fly Photography


BOOK


MINI SPRING CLAMP


A SHEET OF YOUR FAVORITE COLORED PAPER


Makes an excellent portable profile plate and an excellent background for photographing your flies.

Just clamp the sheet of colored paper to the book cover.

Note: paper clips will also work to hold the paper to the book cove. Use what you have on hand.

Even simpler is this paper holder typists use.


Bobbers and Indicators and Cheaters Oh My

There is a vast variety of fly fishing strike indicators. Here is a few of them.


STICK ON



SCREW ON


THINGAMABOBBERS


TWIST ON


POLY YARN


LEADER BUTT SECTION


FOAM FLY


COILED INDICATOR


INLINE DROP INDICATOR


PUTTY


BOLES FLOAT RIGHT INDICATOR


INDICATOR YARN


RASTAMAN STRIKE INDICATOR


FLY LINE INDICATOR


DRY FLY


HOT HEAD INDICATOR


FLOATMASTER INDICATORS


BALLOON


Well thats just a sampling of strike indicators available to fishermen. Its your choice to use the or not.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Welcome Aboard

I am very delinquent in doing this, but I would like to welcome all followers of this blog and to say thank you to each and every one of you.

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Understanding Feathers


Here is an article to help new tyers understand tying feathers. It's a little dated but will give you the general idea regarding some of the feathers used in fly tying. Just click on the link below.