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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A graduate of the video school--and countless other casting clinics--joined me at a park to try out a few fly lines on different rods.
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.
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.
Once your fly line touches down, you immediately point the rod back at the fly and begin fishing it.
To make them whistle through the rings on opening day, each fly line should be taken off the reel and washed down in warm water.
All anglers who reach the final get an Airflo 40 fly line and a selection of World Champions Choice Flies worth over PS50.
Shimano Big Fish Water 01792 796584 FISHERY boss Jud Hamblin has been reminding anglers of the necessity to wear protective glasses when fly fishing and this is particularly important during high winds when a fly line can be blown back and the cast and fly swept onto the angler's face.
Although not exactly the conditions for top of the water sport, those anglers who prefer visual fishing can swing small lures slowly round on the breeze, watching the fly line for takes or they can simply suspend their flies under an indicator.
The most common cast is when the angler whisks the fly rod forward and back using the forearm and upper arm - using the wrist to soften the motion - to load the rod tip with energy and allow the energy to travel the length of the fly line, creating distance and control.