• 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]

  • 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  

  • Kayak Fishing for Stripers on Lake Texoma… Anyone? #texoma #coaffieldlteam

    By / September 6, 2018 / Fishing

    Had an awesome time on the water at Lake Texoma this past Saturday. Was a busy day on the lake being Labor Day Weekend, but it was manageable. Tried trolling at first and had a few strikes. Was hoping to locate balls of Shad with the depth finder, and then try to jig a slab… [read more]

  • Sidetracked… Standup Longboarding with Kahuna Creations Paddlestick! #longboarding

    By / September 1, 2018 / Fishing

    Sidetracked with the day job and now standup longboarding. Had fun using a kayak paddle as a longboarding paddlesitck, then made one using PVC… liked the concept! Decided to buy a Kahuna Creations Paddlestick. Came in Thursday August 30th, took for a quick “test drive”. Works well; really like the “tire tread” that contacts the… [read more]

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