Posts in Techy Thursdays

Techy Thursday - Airflo Two Handed Lines For Swinging In 2020

Techy Thursday - Airflo Two Handed Lines For Swinging In 2020

With winter upon us and lockdown ending, anglers are migrating to open waters in bigger numbers than the fish. After a couple of spey related posts of recent, I’ve fielded a few questions regarding two handed lines, so will run down our offerings and what they mean for you..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 05/14/2020
Techy Thursday - The Loon Hook Hone

Techy Thursday - The Loon Hook Hone

While we are all looking forward to the upcoming winter ‘swing season’ and sorting through our streamer boxes, how many are ensuring their hook points are, er, well, on point?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 05/07/2020
Techy Thursday - The Loon Hot Box

Techy Thursday - The Loon Hot Box

The Loon hot Box is possibly the next $15 you’re going to spend and one of the handiest items in your kit..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/30/2020
Techy Thursday - Getting The Kids Into Fly Fishing

Techy Thursday - Getting The Kids Into Fly Fishing

So we all have plenty of time on our hands over lockdown and its every parents dream to share a river with their child, so why not begin the preparation right now?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/23/2020
Techy Thursday - Airflo Floating Fly Lines

Techy Thursday - Airflo Floating Fly Lines

Another week, and another question has arrived in my inbox. This week we have a query from Mark on fly lines..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/16/2020
Techy Thursday - A Question On Sinking Lines

Techy Thursday - A Question On Sinking Lines

With everyone having a bit of time on their hands Chris Dore is fielding more technical fly fishing questions than ever. We'll be using this as an opportunity to share his responses and help upskill you guys in the process..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/02/2020
Techy Thursday - Beat The Lock Down Boredom

Techy Thursday - Beat The Lock Down Boredom

With the whole country in lockdown you finally have the time to do all those chores around the house you promised to do once you found the time. Don’t do it. We have some more important chores for you to attend to..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/26/2020
Techy Thursday - Autumn Recap, Tips from the Archives

Techy Thursday - Autumn Recap, Tips from the Archives

Here at Manic we don’t reinvent the circle, we look at making it more dynamic. And likewise if it’s been said well before, then simply share the love, and here.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/19/2020
Techy Thursday - Fly Fishing's Autumn Shift

Techy Thursday - Fly Fishing's Autumn Shift

Many now are feeling the inevitable season shift to Autumn, with much cooler, crisper mornings and a seemingly permanent chill to the air. The trout, and their food source feel it too. So what can you do to shift your approach to the seasons change?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/12/2020
Techy Thursday - Late Summer Dry Fly

Techy Thursday - Late Summer Dry Fly

So summer is on its last legs and the fish have seen quite a few flies yet we need to adapt to the seasons. No need to switch to tiny flies just yet, but we have some super nice shit from Kyle coming soon to satisfying your autumn needs real soon..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/05/2020