Epic Fly Rod Build - 590G 5wt Graphene Fly Rod Building Series (Part 1)
If you’ve ever tied your own flies, you’ll know the satisfaction it gives you when you catch a fish on your own creation. Well, why not take this feeling to the next level by building your own fly rod?
In this 6 part series, Pierre from https://intoflyfishing.com is building a 590G 5 Weight Graphene Fly Rod with a slim wells grip. In this first video, he unboxes the item and shows you all of the components that come with the kit, as well as some important extras that you’ll want to have before you start the build. While Epic Rod Building Kits come with very detailed instructions that you can follow to build your own rod, we hope that this in-depth series will help you to follow along with the rod build should you choose to order one for yourself
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 it 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.