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by Jon
Tue Dec 06, 2005 3:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Leaders
Replies: 24
Views: 2908

Re: Leaders

Tie my own, the Geo Harvey formula works well for dry fly fishing. Maxima for the butt section, any quality brand of softer mono for the transition sections and tippet. Never had much trouble with weeds on the knots.For steelheading, I use a 60% butt section, 20% transition, 20% tippet for weighted ...
by Jon
Fri Dec 02, 2005 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 5 flies - All Situations
Replies: 46
Views: 3331

Re: 5 flies - All Situations

Harrop Hairwing Dun - in the right size and color, the only mayfly adult pattern I use, from lakes to spring creeks to pocketwater. The tail can be trimmed to make a usable caddis dry.Griffith Gnat - I also like these when they're barely floating as midge emergers. I've trimmed the bottom and made a...