Swim Tank A

Only HLS / TFC provides you the opportunity to field test your fly designs prior to fishing them with our custom made HLS / TFC Swim Tank – Fly Tester.

There is no charge for this service and it is simply amazing how seasoned anglers / tyers have already started tweaking their flies to enhance/optimize desired performance.

Fly-Testing-Tank with JP's Emerald Shiner Pattern - in use

HLS / TFC Swim Tank – Fly Tester with JP’s Emerald Shiner Pattern.

There is no doubt that most flies catch fish, but you can see first hand that simple things, such as:

How modifying hook size and gauge will help you to understand and appreciate that your fly will track differently than you expected.

How the hydrodynamics of a fly changes due to a cone head and how much more sparse you can tie a fly due to the cone’s flare.

Fly Tank - Hook Too Heavy and Keeling Fly Off to the Side.

Fly Tank – Hook Too Heavy and Keeling Fly Off to the Side.

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