fly line


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fly line

In a theater stagehouse, a rope or wire line used to hang scenery or equipment from the flies.
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If you're using a weighted fly line, it should follow that you would use a weighted fly as well.
By turning up the temperature on these genetically engineered GAL4 fly lines, which were also developed at Janelia, researchers were able to study how different sections of the brain contributed to particular behaviors.
The fly rod tip provides the leverage needed to launch the line, the fly line provides weight to propel the fly forward, the tippet provides a transparent transition to the fly while still providing the strength to hold a fish.
Researchers, including Brown University biology professors Stephen Helfand and Robert Reenan, found that the transposable element, called Hoppel, was present to varying extents in 17 of 22 fruit fly lines gathered from all over the world as far back as the middle of last century.
The fly line stabbed into the dark green water and a four-pound trout swirled, shook its head and did a back flip above the surface.
He used a 7/8 WT Hardy trout rod, 8-WT floating fly line and an 8lb fluorocarbon leader.
His catch is the first coarse fish in our series of contests to win a Shakespeare Oracle fly-fishing rod, a Summit fly reel and Worcestershire fly line.
In the first chapter the author says he's not going to tell us how to cast a fly line and suggests learning that from a friend.
In one fruit fly line, the team inserted a three-part genetic time bomb: a lethal gene that disrupts signaling in cells, a switch controlling it that flips only in females, and a control for that switch that keeps it in its off state when the fly consumes the antibiotic tetracycline.
As long as the relationship between the fly line and fly stays the same, the line will stay tight and the indicator will indicate strikes.
The line (with its various sections) consists of four parts: the backing, the fly line, the leader, and the tippet.