The Gram Series
The Gram Series is designed for use with fly rods. It is outstanding for switch and spey fishing. It will keep the rod in constant contact with fly. No indicator float is needed. Feel every strike the instant it occurs. The sinkers keep the bait near the bottom in the fish strike zone. They are available in 2.0 3.0, 4.0, and 5.0 gram models. The 2.0 and 3.0 are designed for still water and the 4.0 and 5.0 work best in current.
Attach Gram Series to fly rod.
Attach a double loop leader 2-12 ft length of 8 -15 lb mono to the line and the sinker.
Attach a fly to 4-7 ft of tippet to the other end of the sinker with a loop knot and you are ready to fish.
River Drift Fishing
Salamander Sinkers snag resistant properties allows anglers to fish obstructions that would hang up traditional rigs. A host of baits can be used such as beads, flies, spawn, eggs yarn work well with the drift method. Depending upon the current the angler can control the speed of the sinker by using different size weights.
Otter's Soft Milking Egg
The Otter's Soft Milking Egg work great with Salamander Sinkers. The cylindrical body of the sinkers is perfect for drifting over rocks while keeping the bait in the fish strike zone. The soft plastic shape precisely mimics natural fish eggs. When used with a 2 to 3 ft leader the rig is a fish catching machine. The Gram Series sinkers are designed to function is clear, shallow water with little current. For swifter current consider the 1/8 or ¼ oz model.