Float on the Surface, or Sink under the Water?
Many anglers, and most beginners, simply use a fly line which floats on the surface and then use their leader to get down deeper if they want to fish underwater. However there are lots of varients of Sinking Fly lines - which are detailed in the table below.
All Cortland lines have a core of braided nylon, braided monofilament or extruded monofilament. The core is coated with a PVC in which we impart the taper design. Within the PVC we add hollow glass microspheres (floating) or various density compensating additives (sinking). Variations in the amount of additives used account for some of the differences in the characteristics of our lines.
The following image simply highlights the information in the table:
What Line Do You Need?
But What do these Lines look like?
Okay, so you've read the bit above and decided which speciality of Fly Line you need. But what will the actual line look like when I get it?
Caring for your Fly Line
Fly lines always benefit from a few moments of care that will not only improve their longevity but increase their performance too.
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