Category Archives: Hot and New

For Dead Heads who Fly-Fish – New Abel Dead Head Reel

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GRATEFUL DEAD ABEL REEL FOR DEAD HEADS WHO FLY-FISH             CAMARILLO,Calif.– Dead Heads – those committed fans and followers of the legendary band Grateful Dead – may now fish with an Abel Fly Reel individually hand-painted with the band’s iconic Steal … Continue reading

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Abel Puts Hemostats Into the 21st Century

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ABEL PUTS HEMOSTATS INTO THE 21ST CENTURY CAMARILLO,Calif.– The ubiquitous hemostat – a tool that hangs from almost every fly-fisher’s vest and is frequently found on the bottoms of rivers – has been re-designed and re-invented by Abel in hybrid … Continue reading

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Tibor Introduces New Signature Series Sealed Drag Fly Reel

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  Tibor Reel Corporation introduces the Tibor Signature 5-6 Delray Beach, Florida: July 23, 2013 – In 2011, Tibor Reel Corporation marked it’s 35th anniversary with the introduction of the Tibor Signature Series, a revolutionary new line of sealed-drag fly … Continue reading

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RIO Adds New Leader Series For Dry Fly and Soft Hackle Anglers

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July 1, 2013 (Idaho Falls, Idaho) – RIO Products, manufacturer of fly lines, leaders and tippet material, adds a new leader series perfect for dry fly and soft hackle anglers. RIO’s knotless Suppleflex trout leaders have been specifically designed for … Continue reading

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Drew Chicone’s – Feather Brain – A must for Fly Tiers

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  If you are a beginning fly tier or a crusty old vet, Drew Chicone’s new book “Feather Brain is a must read.  It has something for everyone.  For more details go here: http://blog.saltyflytying.com/buy-selecting-natural-materials-ebook/feather-brain  

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Sage Introduces New Reel Design – the Evoke

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June 13, 2013 (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – Fly fishing industry leader, Sage Manufacturing, introduces a completely new reel design called the EVOKE. These reels provide anglers with all of the drag strength and adjustability they desire coupled with a unique … Continue reading

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Sage – The Method Rod – Coming August 2013

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June 13, 2013 (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – This summer, fly fishing industry leader, Sage Manufacturing announces the release of its 2014 premier collection of high performance rods called the METHOD series. These ultra-fast fly rods use Sage’s proprietary Konnetic technology. … Continue reading

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Redington Introduces the New Vapen Collection – With a Modern Twist

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    Redington’s Vapen Collection Redington’s introduction of the Vapen Collection, gives the fly fishing industry a modern twist on technologies. The Vapen rods feature a new proprietary graphite construction called XWrap. This construction method involves wrapping one layer of … Continue reading

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Orvis introduces New Waders with Best Technology and Fit for Women

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        Contact:  Tom Rosenbauer                 802-362-8521                 rosenbauert@orvis.com Finally—the best technology and the best fit for women   “I was so sick of having to live with waders that were awkward, uncomfortable, and not sexy”, says Christine … Continue reading

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RIO Introduces Four New Types of Tippet Material

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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 1, 2013 (Idaho Falls, Idaho) – RIO Products, manufacturer of fly lines, leaders and tippet material, announces the addition of four new tippet materials to its comprehensive range. Fluoroflex® Freshwater is a medium-stiff tippet made … Continue reading

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