Predator fly angler, bass fanatic and lure tying expert Dave Lindsay begins a saltwater lure tying series on PSF. Over the coming months he will identify and discuss some deadly patterns before demonstrating exactly how to make them.
He begins with how to tie a highly effective sandeel fly which is deadly for bass, pollack and mackerel among others.
How to attach a mono leader to a braided main line? Another of those questions that arises time and time again. Neil Mackellow tried all manner of different connections before settling on the reliable Albright knot which he demonstrates in this tutorial.
Knot-tying buff Neil Mackellow insists that every angler should have at least one tidy 'power' knot up their sleeve, and cites the tough spider hitch as a winner. Anyone can tie this handy knot in just a few seconds and Big Mac shows you how in simple easy-to-follow-steps.
Bristle or Matchstick booms, as they are also known, provide an excellent means of keeping multi-hook, light line beach and boat rigs tangle free says Dave Proudfoot. Here he reveals the rig-building tricks necessary to make the most of these handy lengths of inexpensive plastic.
"How do I tie a basic shore fishing leader knot?" is one of the most common questions that former World Champion caster Neil Mackellow is asked. Follow Neil's simple step-by-step instructions and it is a question that you'll never need to ask again.