We are incredibly privileged and proud to be working with Christian Hörgren of Fine Tackle Sweden. We featured one of Christians Epic builds a while back and were stunned by the elegant simplicity of his sublime creations. Like many of our Epic Rod Builders, Christian is a member of the Rodsmiths Guild
Personally I love his logo / signature, not sure exactly why, but it just sits on a fly rod so well.
Whether connection backing to fly line, fly line to leader, or sometimes even tippet to leader, you will use the versatile loop-to-loop connection frequently. Pay special attention when closing the connection so that t forms a square knot and not a firth hitch, which can weaken the connection
Three Useful Fly Casts You’ve Probably Never Seen Fly rodders are among the most resourceful and innovative creatures on earth. If there is a shady nook in the mangroves, a fishy-looking eddy, or a bait bust in a tidal rip, an accomplished angler will find a way to deliver his fly.