Randy at our local fly shop recommended I try the shocker butt and today I put it to good use with the wooly bugger on a spot in 5 ft. of water. It worked to perfection and what really surprised me was less tension on the tippet. I will diffidently keep using it especially when I am nymphing. The following is a description of the product---
The Beartooth Shocker Butt not only connects the fly line with any type of leader but incorporates an elastic, shock absorbing material that stretches to nearly twice it's original length, and cushions the sudden strike from the fish that would normally snap tippet. For more products by Beartooth check out their website Beartooth Flyfising
MEND PROVISIONS: ALT CHURCH 12/03/2017 - It's Winter Sunday morning, and you feel like tying flies. You sit down at your vise, and you're just not feeling it that morning. It's probably because ...
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