Peak Tying Vise Playlist #youtube #flytying

By / September 23, 2018 / Fishing

May be of interest to some… collated the fly tying videos we demo’d for various patterns where we used the Peak Tying Vise. Really liking the vise; has been the go to vise that we have used since purchasing one several years ago. Peak Tying Vise:    

Another Quick Update – Bubble Fly Rig! #coaffieldteam

By / September 22, 2018 / Fishing

Rainy Friday, and forecast says 100% chance tomorrow into Sunday. But, the rain does not have us down. Gives us time to catch up on a few things – blogging updates, video edits, and continuing to write the article about the Bubble Fly Rig to answer a Reader’s question on how we fish a Bubble… [read more]

Another Quick Tie – Elk Hair Caddis! #coaffieldteam

By / September 20, 2018 / Fly Tying

Another variant of the Elk Hair Caddis we tied the other day in a Quick Tie demo. This demo uses the same pattern and material that was already on hand. No need to run to the store to buy material. The one difference is this pattern wraps the wire rib over the dubbing body and… [read more]

Quick Trip with the Micro Fly Rod via Standup Longboarding! #microflyrod

Had only a short amount of time to fish after work today. No problems, able to cruise along on the standup longboard, make it to the local pond, and catch a fish or two with the Micro Fly Rod! Fun times… even got to practice casting the variant of the Perry Poke we like using… [read more]

More Standup Longboarding and Micro Flyrod Fishing! #longboarding #microflyrod

By / September 18, 2018 / Fishing

Decided to give the Standup Longboard workout and Micro Flyrod Fishing another try Sunday afternoon. Was a warm day but a nice one to catch a few Sunfish and Bluegill using the Telescoping Micro Flyrod and the Elk Hair Caddis. We really like the portability of the rod; when collapsed, easily fits in our shirt… [read more]

Fishing Sidetrack… Made a Quilting Extension Table! #quilting

By / September 16, 2018 / Fishing

A simple quilting extension table made with parts from Home Depot, completed in less than an hour, and with minimal material costing ~$20 as of September 2018. Has adjustable legs and readily modified to a number of sewing machines. Do check out the article “Make a Simple Quilting Extension Table” for more details. Keep the… [read more]

It Had to Happen… Standup Longboarding and Micro Flyrod Fishing!

By / September 15, 2018 / Fishing

Been sidetracked from fishing due to a new hobby – Standup Longboarding! That is, a workout during the work week to get in shape for kayak fishing during the weekend. That said, if you cannot go kayak fishing, what to do… it had to happen sooner than later – Standup Longboarding and Micro Flyrod Fishing!… [read more]

Fun Times… “What comes first…?” #flytying

By / September 15, 2018 / Fishing

Fun times… looks like the Elk Hair Caddis that we tied the other day has resulted in controversy – specifically, should the wire rib used be tied over the hackle or should it be tied under it over the dubbed body and then follow with the hackle? Since its up to the fish… going to… [read more]

Quick Update… Bubble Fly Rig! #coaffieldteam

By / September 11, 2018 / Fishing

Quick update from the Team talks briefly of the recent trip to Texoma for some kayak fishing for Stripers, a little fun with the Ukulele, and the lots of fun with the Standup Longboarding! And then, in preps for answering the mail – request from a Viewer on our YouTube Channel to provide details on… [read more]

Quick Tie – Elk Hair Caddis #flytying

By / September 10, 2018 / Fishing

Quick tie of an Elk hair Caddis using material on hand! Size 14 or 16 Dry Fly Hook 7/0 Dacron Tying Thread (Olive because it was handy) Grizzly Hackle Hares Ear Dubbing Copper Wire Ribbing (Gold as well as tinsel works, too) Elk Hair  

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