Here’s the most recent installation in our series of videos called “ One-Minute Fly-Tying Tips and Strategies” from Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions Each video will teach a single connecting ability, from one of the most standard to the advanced. Eventually, the series will act as a sort of encyclopedia of connecting abilities that will be an important resource for anybody who takes a seat at a vise to produce a fly.
Head cement can be difficult to manage if you’re simply using it with the suggestion of your bodkin or something comparable. Plus, the cement itself can thicken and end up being stained if you leave the cover off the container. Tim utilizes a specialized head-cement applicator, which both seals the cement and makes it super-easy to use. Tim likewise uses an exceptional suggestion for restoring your head cement if it begins to thicken.