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Bonefish, Snook & Permit, Boca Paila, Mexico

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The R&D team spent a week in Mexico testing saltwater fly lines in search of the best taper and color combinations.

All in the name of product testing, the team spends a week in Mexico working over saltwater tapers and line colors.

WHEREBOCA PAILA LODGE, MEXICO
WHOTRAVIS CAMPBELL, JOHN HARDER, MARLIN ROUSH & SIMON GAWESWORTH
WHENAPR 07, 2008
SPECIESBONEFISH, PERMIT, SNOOK
CONDITIONSLOW 80’S EARLY MORNING CLOUD, SOME WIND, MOSTLY SUNNY
BEST FLYGOTCHA’S & CRAZY CHARLIE’S, CLOUSERS FOR SNOOK AND SMALL CRABS FOR PERMIT
FLY LINESEXPERIMENTAL SALTWATER LINES
LEADER/TIPPET10FT 10LB BONEFISH LEADERS, PERMIT LEADERS WITH 15LB FLUORO TIPPETS, FLUOROFLEX AND RIO MAX
TACKLESAGE Z-AXIS, XI2’S AND EXPERIMENTAL RODS AND REELS. REDINGTON RS4
TECHNIQUESIGHT FISHING TO BONES AND PERMITS, BLIND FISHING IN THE SURF AND THE BOCA FOR ANYTHING THAT SWIMS