How to Sell Your Fly RodHow to Sell Your Fly Rod We've all got one. A fly rod that we bought a few years ago and now it's been sitting in the corner collecting dust. Maybe...
7 Reasons Used Fly Rods Are As Good As NewFor decades, anyone that wanted to buy a fly rod went into their local fly shop and chose from the new selection in stock. Then along came the int...
The Best Kept Secret to Cleaning Your Fly Rod CorkIf you’ve ever bought a new fly rod, you know how quickly the cork gets dirty and soiled. After only a few outings, the dirt, oil, and grime quickl...Posted in Corks, Fly Rod Corks, Fly Rods, Grips
The Ultimate Beginners Guide to Fly Fishing Gear
When I was just a beginner in fly fishing, I remember the variety of gear and terminology used by experienced fly fishers was overwhelming.
Tippet? Gravel guards? Midges? I had no idea what these things were and whether I needed them.
Over time, I figured out what gear is important, and I've helped a lot of people get started in fly fishing.
You can pick the right fly-fishing gear, save money, and learn how to fly fish. I'm going to show you how.
What is Fly Rod Weight and How to Use Our Fly Rod Weight Chart
It's easy to understand why people get confused about fly rod weights. After all there are line weights, reel weights, rod weights, and fly sizes.
When I take beginners fly fishing, I always get asked to explain fly rod weight.
You don't need a college degree in fly rod engineering to get fly rod weights right.
You do need a basic understanding of how these fly weights and sizes work together though so you can select the right fly fishing setup for yourself.
Here I'm going to share some history of fly rod weights and how to choose the best fly rod weight for your fly fishing situation.Posted in Fly Fishing, Fly Lines, Fly Rod Weights, Fly Rods
How to Buy a Used Fly RodIf you want to know how to buy a used fly rod, this is the spot for you. From eBay to Craigslist to Facebook Marketplace and of course, Outfishers, you'll find all the guidance you need to navigate the treacherous waters of used fly rods for sale.Posted in Fly Fishing, Fly Rods, Used Fly Rods