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|Fly Patterns By Fishing Guides
Item # 442876
NEW! FLY PATTERNS by FISHING GUIDES: 200 Flies That Really work by Tony Lolli - This brand-new how-to manual for fly tying enthusiasts is a book with a real difference! Most of the 200 patterns shown and described in these pages have never appeared anywhere in print until now. More important, all have proved effective, because all were created by professional fishing guides who now have agreed to share their secrets with the author and expert fisherman Tony Lolli. These are the flies that working guides give customers when fishing is unusually difficult. These flies catch fish when nothing else works. Tony Lolli opens his comments on this book's valuable collection with general instructions on fly-tying techniques. He devotes the rest of the book to photos and detailed instructions for tying each of these very special flies. Spiral bound, 7.5" x 9" format, 288-pages.
He separates flies into two general categories:
For freshwater species: Trout of all varieties, Atlantic Salmon, Pacific Salmon
For saltwater species: Striped bass, Bluefish, Bonefish, Marlin, Sailfish, and others
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|Bonefish Fly PATTERNS: Revised 2ND Edition by Dick Brown
Item # KB114
BONEFISH FLY PATTERNS: REVISED 2ND EDITION by Dick Brown. The definitive book on bonefish fly tying has been revised and updated. Now with over 195 fly patterns (47 new patterns in this update) from over 100 veteran fly tyers, including such saltwater fly fishing icons as Jack Gartside, Jeffrey Cardenas, Tim Borski, Jim Orthwien, Steve Huff, Tom McGuane, Bob Popovics, Del Brown, Lefty Kreh, Bob Clouser, Rick Ruoff, Brian O'Keefe, Chuck Furimsky, Randall Kaufmann, Craig Mathews and many more. Each fly featured has a close-up Macro photo, the authentic tying recipe, tying notes, fishing notes, prey notes and anecdotes (all from the fly's original creator) as well as the originator's biographical background. Also updated are the chapters on materials, sources, and prey research, plus Dick rewrote the chapters on fly design to reflect today's robust design activity in flats fly development with hot new trends (like glow-through loop-dubbed bodies, incorporation of bonefish triggers, application of flats-agnostic coloring, and incorporation of natural appendage movement.) THE BEST! Hardbound, 7 1/2" x 9 3/4" format, 304-pages.
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|Saltwater Flies Of The Southeast & Gulf Coast
Item # KB126
"SALTWATER FLIES OF THE SOUTHEAST & GULF COAST" by Angelo Peluso. An amazing collection of fly patterns that will absolutely catch fish in saltwater around the globe. After years of research, Peluso compiled the go-to flies from guides, captains, fly shop owners, local club members, and avid anglers-in short, the experts in Southeast and Gulf Coast waters. These are proven fish-catchers from the people whose jobs depend on your successful Southeast fishing adventure! 100s of patterns, techniques & fishing tips to give you the upper hand on these wily and wary opponents. Softbound, 8 1/2" x 11", full color, 160 pgs
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Item # KB137
NEW BOOK! "FEATHER BRAIN" by Drew Chicone, including insights from nine top saltwater fly tiers, including Bob Clouser, Joe Mahler, Jonny King, Jon Cavel, Bob Popovics, Norm Zeigler, and Chris Helm. Wonderful step-by-step tying instructions and explanations of how the author designed 14 winning saltwater flies. Drew's shares his own creative thought process to help you design your own effective patterns, PLUS advice on tying with saltwater materials, and fixing typical problems. FEATHER BRAIN is a great roadmap for tying better looking and better performing saltwater flies. Softbound, 8 1/2" x 11", 444 color photos, 168-pages.
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