A treatment to revive flies composed of two things: drying beads and blue indicator crystals. A fly is dry after a few quick shakes and ready for floatant. The blue indicator beads turn pink when the drying beads have become saturated and it is time to get a new bottle of Easy Dry.
Hydrostop permanently treats new flies with a floatant. Coming in a conveniently large container hundreds of flies can be treated, dozens at a time. Flies allowed to soak for 5 minutes and then dried overnight will float higher when they are used. Perfect for yarn-type indicators as well as pre-treating dubbing.
Lochsa is a premium all-around gel floatant that even works on CDC. It won’t mat dry flies made with CDC and is perfect for treating any type of feathers, hair, hackle, or yarn. Lochsa will provide maximum floatation without the slightest hindrance on appearance. It is silicon based, and won’t melt in the heat or harden when it’s cold.
An excellent paste floatant that is as effective on floating lines and leader as it is on flies. The paste rubs on clear, gives hackle a smooth texture, keeps its’ texture regardless of temperature, and is an excellent choice for keeping fly line, leader and large flies floating.