35th Wffc Bih 2015

World Fly Fishing Championship 2019

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Flea Market Finds with The Fishing Noob

Flea Market Finds with The Fishing Noob

(Upbeat Music Plays) [Noob] I’m uh, starting a fishing channel on YouTube [Vendor] Are you really? [Noob Giggles] Yea [Vendor] Very Nice. [Noob] …with my dad [Vendor] Aw, that’s very nice. (Upbeat Music Plays) [Noob] And these are all wooden lures? Or? [Vendor] Yea these are all wooden ones, there’s a couple plastic. That one’s […]

Basic Fishing Gear : Attaching Fishing Line Knots to Rods

All right, now we’re going to put line on a conventional reel. Basically, it’s the same knot that we use on a spinning reel, except we’re going to go through the spool of the reel, and we’re going to tie a nail knot again. Go around once, twice, three times, and hold hold the end […]

Basic Fishing Gear : Mounting Spinning Reels to Fishing Rods

Alright, let’s take a moment and actually put a reel onto a rod. It’s, for some of you, it’s a pretty simple task, but if you’ve never done it before, you might, might learn a little something here. First of all, the rod has what is known as a reel seat. Some of them are […]

Basic Fishing Gear : Spooling Fishing Line on Conventional Reels

Basic Fishing Gear : Spooling Fishing Line on Conventional Reels

Now we’ve got a rod reeled together, now we’ve got to actually line this. The easiest way, I find, to line the reel is most all these conventional reels have clickers. So I turn that clicker on, it makes a little racket, well that keeps your line from birds nesting or getting too loose on […]

Basic Fishing Gear : Balancing Spinning Fishing Reels & Rods

Basic Fishing Gear : Balancing Spinning Fishing Reels & Rods

Alright we are going to show a little balance between rods and reels. This spinning outfit right here is a pretty nice balance. I’ve got a rod that’s basically a range of eight to sixteen pound class and that’s what they do. The manufacturers classify these rods as certain weight categories. The same with the […]

Basic Fishing Gear : Threading Fishing Line Into Rod Eyelets

Basic Fishing Gear : Threading Fishing Line Into Rod Eyelets

Alright let’s talk about mounting the rod into the reel. Now we already have a mounted rod here. This is a spinning outfit. And if you’ll notice the spinning outfit always sits below the reel seat. So it’s a nice balance. It’s easy to cast like that. But once you’ve accomplished it you still have […]

Basic Fishing Gear : Conventional Fishing Reel Drag Systems

Basic Fishing Gear : Conventional Fishing Reel Drag Systems

Alright, let’s talk about the drags on these conventional reels a little bit; there’s really two types of drag systems, one is the star drag and the other is a lever drag. But this particular case we’re going to talk about the star drag. Most common; very easy to operate, simply when turned forward it […]

Ice Fishing Techniques for Panfish : Ice Fishing Rod Holders

Ice Fishing Techniques for Panfish : Ice Fishing Rod Holders

So here we are, maybe things are a little bit slow from time to time. You want to set up a second line, what to do. You’ve only got two hands, so if you’re not jigging here a little bit you might just want to set it down in a rod holder. A rod holder […]

Ice Fishing Rods & Hand Lines : Rigging Ice Fishing Tip Ups: Reels

Ice Fishing Rods & Hand Lines : Rigging Ice Fishing Tip Ups: Reels

Lets talk about rigging reels on a tip up. First of all you want a good sturdy, 25 maybe 35 pound weight line. A lot of these are nylon or dacron blends. They’re braided so that they don’t wear off quickly on the edges of your hole. You want to have several hundred yards on […]

Basic Fishing Gear : Wire Fishing Leader Tips

Another material that we use quite often when mono is likely to fail is wire leader, straight single stranded wire leader. Now this is used primarily when you are catching mackerel or king fish or toothy critters that are going to chew through the filament. It is vital at this point to have the wire […]