Conquering Chironomids Volume 1 & 2 DVD Set with Phil Rowley & Brian Chan (Tutorial DVD Set)

SKU 124-126FF-ConqueringChironomidsV1&2 DVD SET

Fly Craft Angling Tutorial Fly Fishing/Fly Tying DVD Set. Play in any regular DVD player worldwide (recommended) or CD-ROM.

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Run time approx. 70 minutes. Volume 1 focuses on strike indicators, one of the most effective presentation techniques for chironomid larva and pupa. This this video is packed with information that will significantly shorten the learning curve of conquering chironomid fishing. Once hooked on chironomid fishing it will become an obsession!

Comprehensive DVD is broken down into 12 chapters covering a wide range of topics including the chironomid life cycle, equipment selection including rods, lines & reels, leaders & their construction, how to use a throat pump, selecting the right strike indicator, casting tips, depth sounders & anchoring, presentation tactics, recognizing takes & selecting the right fly. Chironomids or midges are undoubtedly the most prolific & prolonged insect emergence found in productive stillwaters. Trout, char & other game fish take advantage of this abundant easily captured food source. Emergences can last from a few months during the spring & early summer period to yearlong hatches. Understanding & mastering this important food source not only increases the numbers of fish you catch but provides the satisfaction of understanding why you are being so successful.

The special features section of the DVD offers a selection of Phil and Brian's proven larva and pupa patterns with tying recipes and important knots including two versions of the non-slip loop knot.

Run time approx. 107 minutes. Volume 2 Building on the concepts detailed in volume I, this will take your mastery of chironomids to the next level. You will be introduced to advanced methods such as deep water indicator tactics using no-stretch leaders, floating line long leader techniques, sinking line tactics using both slow and fast sinking lines, dry fly and emerger strategies and integrating droppers into your presentation. Not only how to use these techniques but when to use them.

Phil and Brian invite you to continue your educational journey as they reveal their advanced chironomid tactics, tricks and presentation techniques. The special features section includes recipes and images of some of their favorite larva, pupa, emerger and adult patterns, how to maintain your reel, how to use and incorporate sounders into your Stillwater presentations and much more.

Here is some of what you will learn:
*** Review of Volume 1 key points
*** Floating line long leader tactics including retrieves
*** How to recognize subtle takes
*** Deep water indicator tactics
*** Sinking line techniques
*** Using and understanding sounders
*** Reading the rise
*** Multiple fly setups
*** Choosing the right fly line
*** Chironomid retrieves
*** Casting tips
*** Adult and emerger tactics
*** Comprehensive knot tying segment including supporting graphics
*** Featured fly patterns including adults and emergers

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