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

Jean-Guy Côté, President and CEO of UNI Products, announces the publication of, How to Choose & Use Fly-tying Thread. Prepared for UNI 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 (2006) at $3.00/copy, UNI Products is making the booklet available free of charge to qualifying recipients. The Federation of Fly Fishers, United Fly Tiers, Trout Unlimited Canada, La Fédération Québécoise pour le Saumon Atlantique, and The Fly Dressers Guild (UK) have all agreed to distribute the publication in appropriate numbers to instructors within their organizations.

Some of the topics covered in the booklet are: 

  • Thread materials, construction, and sizes

  • Basic thread operations such as tying-in and tying-off

  • Dubbing techniques

  • Spinning hair. All techniques are fully illustrated with color photographs-more than 90 in all.

Fly-tying instructors belonging to any of the above mentioned organizations can request copies of How to Choose & Use Fly-tying Thread from their organization. Individual copies are available for $3.00 from Gale's End Press, RR #1, Mahone Bay, NS B0J 2E0, Canada. Direct any questions to info@galesendpress.com.

The above image is available from Gale's End Press for media use.

Always look to UNI-Products for the best in spooled fly-tying materials and accessories. Visit UNI Products webpage


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