I’ve seen a number of popper flies but this is the first I’ve seen tied completely hollow and in this way. It is completely hollow minimising wind resistance making it easier to cast. Dron calls it a Hollow Popping Minnow, a new variant of his Popping Minnow fly. Watch him tie it during his fly […]
The popping minnow stands vertical during the pause and has already been proven effective for pacu. The body material right behind the head uses Semperfli’s Predator fibre. Watch Dron tie the Popping Minnow in the video below.
The first event organised by the newly formed Fly fishing Association of Selangor (FFAS) is a fly tying workshop conducted by master fly tier, Dron Lee. The event, held last Saturday in local fly shop Tacklebox Adventures, was well received with a fairly good turnout. Some coming from outstation states which I find extremely encouraging […]
We’re always improving on and trying out new flies for our sailfish fishing. Here are 3 new ones that we’re throwing to the fish. In terms of colour, pink flies have so far had a better success rate. The flies are usually in the 7 to 8 inches length range. You can also attach a […]
If you are a fly fisher, fly tier, a beginner, or just curious, fly casting and fly tying workshops are events you should not miss. Especially when they’re free! I salute people for the sacrifices they make to make things happen as it takes effort, time and resources by these busy individuals to put together such […]
Dron Lee is known for his fly tying prowess internationally. He is part of the Deer Creek and Semperfli pro fly tier teams and also a IFFF Certified Casting Instructor. When he fishes with us for sailfish, you can bet that he will have some of his newly tied flies with him. The Wiggling Minnow […]