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Old 05-25-2005, 11:50 AM
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I like to tie the dropper to the bend of the hook like BigDave. No need to limit yourself to 16" though.

The dropper is a good place to use fluorocarbon leader material. It makes a significant difference in helping your dropper fly to get down. I don't use it for the leader though as it will cause the dry fly to sink prematurely.
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