Professional Custom Leaders

HOW TO RIG FOR TARPON

Capt. Bruce Chard gives you the quick version of his custom leader for Tarpon using Hatch Professional Series Med/Hard Monofilament and Professional Series Fluorocarbon.

Learn why tying your own leader helps deliver perfect presentations to catch more Tarpon and view the diagram below to try it out on your own.

 

MATERIALS USED:

Hatch Professional Series Med/Hard Monofilament
Hatch Professional Series Fluorocarbon Shock Tippet

Need more information? Watch the WHOLE ENCHILADA version HERE.

 


HOW TO RIG FOR PERMIT

Capt. Bruce Chard gives you the quick version of his custom leader for Permit using Hatch Professional Series Med/Hard Monofilament and Professional Series Fluorocarbon.

Learn why tying your own leader helps deliver perfect presentations to catch more Permit and view the diagram below to try it out on your own.

 

MATERIALS USED:

Hatch Professional Series Med/Hard Monofilament
Hatch Professional Series Fluorocarbon

Need more information? Watch the WHOLE ENCHILADA version HERE.

 


HOW TO RIG FOR BONEFISH

Capt. Bruce Chard gives you the quick version of his custom leader for Bonefish using Hatch Professional Series Med/Hard Monofilament and Professional Series Fluorocarbon.

Learn why tying your own leader helps deliver perfect presentations to catch more Bonefish and view the diagram below to try it out on your own.

 

 

MATERIALS USED:

Hatch Professional Series Med/Hard Monofilament
Hatch Professional Series Fluorocarbon Salt Tippet

 

Need more information? Watch the WHOLE ENCHILADA version HERE.

 


 

TYING YOUR OWN LEADER VS BUYING

ProStaff CAPT. BRUCE CHARD explains why TYING YOUR OWN LEADER creates the perfect taper for casting a fly in ANY saltwater fly fishing situation.

Learn the advantages of tying your own custom leader vs buying pre-made.

 

 

Need more information? Watch the WHOLE CUSTOM LEADERS SERIES HERE.


HOW TO TIE A BLOODKNOT

Hatch ProStaff CAPT. BRUCE CHARD demonstrates his technique for TYING A BLOODKNOT.

Follow these steps to make a knot that will hold strong in a knockdown, drag ‘em out fight with the baddest fish in your local water.

 

Need more information? Watch the WHOLE CUSTOM LEADERS SERIES HERE.

 


HOW TO TIE A BASS SURFACE FROG LEADER

Hatch ProStaff MIKE SCHULTZ of SCHULTZ OUTFITTERS demonstrates his technique for TYING A BASS SURFACE FROG LEADER.

 

 

MATERIALS USED:

HATCH Med/Soft Saltwater Monocarbon

HATCH Fluorocarbon Saltwater Tippet

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MONO vs FLUORO

Hatch ProStaff CAPT. BRUCE CHARD explains the different qualities of MONOFILAMENT vs FLUOROCARBON and when to use them in a saltwater fly fishing leader.

 

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HOW TO TIE A SWIM FLY LEADER

Hatch ProStaff MIKE SCHULTZ of SCHULTZ OUTFITTERS demonstrates his technique for TYING A SWIM FLY LEADER for SMALL MOUTH BASS.

 

MATERIALS USED:

HATCH Fluorocarbon Leader Material
HATCH Fluorocarbon Saltwater Tippet

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HOW TO TIE A PERFECTION LOOP

Hatch ProStaff CAPT. BRUCE CHARD shows how he ties a PERFECTION LOOP KNOT quickly and securely. It’s an ESSENTIAL knot to know for connecting any CUSTOM LEADER to the fly line.

Watch the video below to learn his technique and try it out for yourself.

 

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HOW TO RIG A DEEP SINK FLY LEADER

Hatch ProStaff MIKE SCHULTZ of SCHULTZ OUTFITTERS demonstrates his technique for TYING A DEEP SINK FLY LEADER for BASS.

 

MATERIALS USED:

HATCH Fluorocarbon Saltwater Tippet

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WHY QUALITY MATERIALS MAKE QUALITY LEADERS

Hatch ProStaff CAPT. BRUCE CHARD shows what QUALITIES to look for when selecting quality LEADER MATERIAL and WHY IT MATTERS.

 

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HOW TO RIG A BASIC SURFACE LEADER

In this week’s video, Hatch Outdoors ProStaff CAPT. VAUGHN PODMORE shows how to rig a BASIC SURFACE LEADER for fly fishing BARRACUDA, BONITA & YELLOWTAIL

 

MATERIALS USED:

Hatch Professional Series Med/Hard Monofilament
Hatch Professional Series Fluorocarbon Salt Tippet

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Stay tuned for NEXT WEEK and learn how to tie a BIMINI TWIST.