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Forum: Lines, Loops and Leaders 08-15-2001, 11:17 AM
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Posted By erck
60/20/20 designs & more

Good points Juro...

Leader design and tying is an art itself...

Look at some of the designs and uses in the free tool called LeaderCalc from:...
Forum: Lines, Loops and Leaders 08-15-2001, 10:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,756
Posted By erck
The 'butt' is correct.... Any leader with 60%...

The 'butt' is correct....
Any leader with 60% of the length (tapered, knotted, braided) that has a 'thicker' diameter than the 'body' or length of the leader is considered the butt.

Some...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 08-15-2001, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By erck
Yes, with fine tippets I could see this work. I...

Yes, with fine tippets I could see this work. I agree in all I've read and see online it's a no-no to 'sink' a tippet and float a fly & Fly Line.

Can standard mono tippets be "treated" to float or...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 08-15-2001, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 878
Posted By erck
...On floating Lines, Flies and leaders...Oh my!

OK, as a beginner I've noticed a problem...

When I use a floating fly line and a Dry fly, should my leader float and tippet sink? I see if I treat my tippet so it floats then
it leaves a set of...
Forum: Member Profiles 08-14-2001, 10:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 993
Posted By erck
Texas Tyer & Taper

New to DFW area and been fishing for some years. New to tying flies and just started to make my own tapered leaders...yeah! Really fun and some good place to fish here in TX & OK!
Forum: Lines, Loops and Leaders 08-14-2001, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,478
Posted By erck
Braided Butts and Bimini's (...not buns on the Beach)

OK I started makeing my own furled leaders...not braided. They
seem to work really well. Why are they not more popular? The
knotless mono seems lame and not as inexpensive as you would hope....
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