The Bait Fly

The Bait Fly

As a fly fisherman I seek an overall approach of imitating predominant food items, also trying to incorporate successful fish triggers in my fly tying – and the Bait Fly is exactly an example of such a tie. What?! Yes indeed. Anglers who fish lakes of various sizes stocked with […]

March 30, 2015

Choosing the right Shooting Taper Head – it´s a personal process of R&D

We use shooting heads in many fisheries today. Think of the overwhelming offerings of salmon fly line systems with body sections, tip sections, leader sections in various configurations be it M.O.W. line systems, derived from thoughts on the aggressive skagits of North America or ”traditional” Scandinavian shooting heads, scandi-heads. For […]

March 30, 2015
Be an educated Indian – but don´t forget the Indian!

Be an educated Indian – but don´t forget the Indian!

Be an educated Indian, but do not forget about the Indian – 8 quickies from my approaches on fishing 1. Never fish during weekends and hollidays 2. Answer to nature, not to man 3. Keep it simple 4. Be humble and educate yourself 5. Find your own style 6. Observe […]

March 30, 2015
Klinkhammer, variant

Klinkhammer, variant

Mønsterbeskrivelse: Krog: Curved dry/nymph/grub str. 12-18 Tråd: Burnt orange UNI 8/0 Vingepost: Hvid antron Abdomen: Dark brown SLF Hackle: Brun Hane Thorax: SLF BWO (mørk-oliven-brun) Noter, binding: Vær sparsom med dubbingen. Vælg et stift hackle med forholdsvis lange fibre, mål evt. fra vingepost til krogbøjning. Tørn det fire-seks gange (fluen […]

March 30, 2015

Konverteringstabel, forfangsmateriale

Tippetmateriale, konvertering, tabel Det stykke af fiskelinen, blandt fluefiskere kaldet ”tippetmaterialet”, der bindes imellem forfanget og fluen, kan være svært at sætte sig ind i, ikke mindst på grund af oftest angivne x-værdier som kan synes uforståelige. Årene har lært mig tre ting: – X-værdier er udtryk for en standard. […]

March 30, 2015