Effective fly casting can be measured in terms of aerodynamics
Find this knot and many others, along with valuable tips and techniques for saltwater fly-fishing in Nick Curcione's Tug-O-War A Fly-Fisher's Game.
Since you have several options, you must first consider the type of wire to use...
Speed Nail Knot Instructions
Bob Popovics' Banger fly proves an excellent all-around popper bug, whether you're targeting striped bass or sailfish.
From early summer through late fall, the turbulent waters that rush through Long Island Sound's entrance promise fast action for striped bass, bluefish, false albacore and more.
Increasingly, manufacturers are offering fly lines with factory loops installed, but there will be times when you have to fashion your own.
Rhode Island may be a small state, but it offers fly-rodders big opportunities.