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2012-10-26 21:42
  • Stonefly nymph
    Stonefly nymph

This time it is the turn of big stonefly nymph, which in spring time can be very effective. This is not imitation with tail and legs made from biot or 3-parts windcase, this stonefly pattern is more mobile and can be used for stillwater of river fishing.

Something new for some may be to use the top layer of pheasant tail stem, which has an interesting slightly transparent and natural color.
 

 

Materials:

Hook: Akita AK711 no. 6 or 8

Thread: UNI 8/0 rusty brown

Underbody: Veniard adhesive lead foil

Body: dubbing Hareline Hare's Ear Plus Dubbin - rusty orange + strip from pheasant tail

Wing case + tail: pheasant tail

Hackle: brown partridge


Krystian Niemy

 

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