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What Has The Federation of Fly Fishers (FFF) Done For Me?

By Skip Hosfield This is a question we often hear among club members when they are approached to join the Federation. I suppose it is an attitude to be expected in an age when fly fishing has expanded far beyond … Continue reading

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Casting Mechanics

Courtesy of Dusty Sprague 11.04.08 Principles in Casting Tension against the rod tip. Before you bend (load) the rod, you should have line tension against the tip by removing slack. The weight of line extended beyond the rod tip will … Continue reading

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Line Ratings

Information Courtesy of Capt Fly rods are classified by line weights, a designation of how strong the rod is. Your choice of rod weight will be dictated by two items: 1) The size of the fish you will fight and … Continue reading

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Labeling Line

By Tom Herrington – Taken from the Historic Ocean Springs Flyfishing Club Newsletter Have you ever forgotten what fly line is on which fly reel? Do you want an even more secure connection for the ends of your fly lines? … Continue reading

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