How to Choose & Use Fly-tying Thread
by Paul C Marriner

Prepared for UNI Products by Paul C Marriner and Gale’s End Press, this 48-page, 5.25 x 8.25 inch, booklet is a valuable teaching aid and supplementary handout for fly-tying instructors. Normally priced at $3.00/copy, UNI Products is making the booklet available free of charge to fly-tying instructors with the help of the following organizations: The Federation of Fly Fishers, United Fly Tiers, Trout Unlimited Canada, La Fédération Québécoise pour le Saumon Atlantique, and The Fly Dressers Guild (UK). Member instructors should request student copies from their organization. Instructors not associated with these organizations can also request copies, charge is for shipping only. Contact us for details.

Some of the topics covered in the booklet are: 1) thread materials, construction, and sizes; 2) basic thread operations such as tying-in and tying-off; 3) dubbing techniques; and 4) spinning hair. All techniques are fully illustrated with color photographs—more than 90 in all.

Individual copies are available for $3.00 (Canada or US - includes postage)

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