Mylar and Lurex Bodies

Mylar can be obtained in sheet form as thin embossed gold or silver foil, or as a woven tube. The sheet form is more frequently used, although it is quite flimsy. Cut it into lengths, then prepare and tie it in like any flat tinsel (as already described). Woven Mylar tube is good for imitating the scales of small fishes, and few books seem to give instructions on its use; hence its inclusion here. It is a material that requires gentle handling to prevent the weave from unraveling too much.

Lurex is available in many colors, either in sheet form or, like flat tinsel, on reels. Use in the same way as Mylar.

How To Have A Perfect Boating Experience

How To Have A Perfect Boating Experience

Lets start by identifying what exactly certain boats are. Sometimes the terminology can get lost on beginners, so well look at some of the most common boats and what theyre called. These boats are exactly what the name implies. They are meant to be used for fishing. Most fishing boats are powered by outboard motors, and many also have a trolling motor mounted on the bow. Bass boats can be made of aluminium or fibreglass.

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