I just wanted to pass along a great tip from the Gink and Gasoline blog about a DIY bug seine the created from the hardware store. Click here to see how to add a seine to your normal net for about 2 bucks.
If you are into collecting specimens, also check out this collection kit to preserve your bugs for study in the fly lab.
This is a cool way to reuse some old tool cases if you can spare them. For a few bucks, you can turn your old drill casr into a thrifty spacious boat box to hold a load of big meaty flies. I’ve got a case from my Montana Mongoose vise that will fit this bill to the tee. Click here for the pics