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Overlining (and Underlining) a Fly Rod

April 12, 2021 3 min read

It's important to know that overlining or underlining a fly rod will not change it’s intrinsic properties. It will, all things being equal, make it bend more or less for a given amount of line out the tip top. Here's the lowdown...
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Fly Fishing - The 5 Essentials of Good Fly Casting

March 30, 2021 3 min read

Bill Gammels 5 Essentials of Good Fly Casting. I have always maintained that if you want to improve your fly fishing the place to focus your effort is on improving your fly casting and presentation skills
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5 Tips for better Speycasting

March 09, 2021 5 min read

Uk Epic Ambassador Chris Aldred runs through his top 5 tips to improve your Speycasting.

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Fly Rod Building Video - The Epic 480G

March 03, 2021 1 min read

A terrific fly rod building video courtesy of Epic customer Magnus Lindhardt.
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Fly Rod Building - New Reel Seat options added

March 03, 2021 1 min read

Custom fly rod reel seat inserts now available in our Ready To Wrap fly rod building kits
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How to Cast Tight Loops - Fly Fishing & Fly Casting

February 19, 2021 3 min read

Casting tight loops are is actually pretty simple in theory. Line and loop shape are primarily dictated by the path the fly rod tip takes during the cast and after the stop. The line does not follow the rod tip exactly - but for the purpose of this exercise that’s what we need to be thinking about.
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Fly Rod Building - The Live Sessions

February 15, 2021 1 min read

In this hr long live fly rod building video Norbert covers all the steps and answers questions about building a fly rod from our Bandit 'Ready To Wrap' Fly Rod Building Kit.
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Fly Rod Building - The Epic 888 Fly Rod Building Kit

February 15, 2021 1 min read

The Epic 888 Fly Rod Building Kit Join Epic Ambassador Norbert Renaud as demonstrates building a fly rod using the Epic 888 Fly Rod Building Kit.
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Lessons From A New Zealand Fly Fishing Guide

February 10, 2021 4 min read

As a fly fishing guide working in the South Island of New Zealand our normal clientele would be international anglers - but with the whole world wide pandemic our client base has changed to the domestic market, the Kiwi angler.
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Fly Fishing For Sea Run Brown trout with fly rods

Fly Fishing For Sea Run Brown Trout

February 09, 2021 2 min read

Epic Ambassador Peter Corzilius reflects on a recent Sea Run Brown Trout session in Sweden

Catching a large trout on a fly rod is the greatest achievement for many fly anglers. For most anglers trout are targeted in rivers and lakes around the world, but due to the migratory life cycle around Europe it is possible to catch these fish in the open ocean. A challenge that many – just as me – love and hate at the same time.

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How to choose the right fly rod

How to Choose a Fly Rod

January 15, 2021 8 min read

When you go through all the above considerations in choosing a fly rod, you will get a strong rod and, of course, the proper material used to make it. There are several fly rod material types, including graphite fly rod, bamboo or fiberglass.
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Fly Rod Combos

Fly Rod Combo's make for the Perfect Fly Rod Setup

January 15, 2021 4 min read

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