With names that sounded fresh, in-your-face and downright sexy, the Optic Fly series from Swedish tackle manufacturer ABU entered the angling world like a warm summer wind in the 1960’s cold war era – and the flies are as effective today as they were back then.
In this book Michael Jensen trace the history of Callgirl, Streamtease, Pin-up and Playboy. The goal is to preserve a piece of Scandinavian angling history – and to give new fly fishermen and fly tiers the opportunity to experience the magic of the Optic Flies.
You will find:
• Historic update on the origin of the Optic Fly series
• Photos of all the 25 Optic Flies tied by the author
• Detailed step-by-step tying instructions on 8 flies
• Special fly tying and fly fishing tips
• 144 colour photos