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Fly Tying Videos — baetis

Veevus Body Quill Baetis Nymph

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Tying the Veevus Body Quill Baetis Nymph This pattern uses the new Veevus body quills to tie a baetis nymph pattern. Tie this pattern in sizes 14-22. A tungsten bead or a few wraps of lead wire can be added to give additional weight. Change the color of the body quill to closely match the […]

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Fly Tying with Hans- CDC Thorax Dun

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Tying the CDC Thorax Dun This video shows how to tie the CDC Thorax Dun in the style of Rene Harrop. This is a versatile pattern that can be tied in several sizes and colors to match many mayfly species. The coloration in this video matches that of a Blue Winged Olive or Baetis Mayfly. […]

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Tying Barr's Vis-a-Dun Baetis

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Fly Tying Video- Barr’s Vis-a-Dun Baetis Purchase materials to tie the Vis a Dun CDC Thorax Dun Fly Tying Materials Hook: Daiichi 1100 or Tiemco 100 Dry Fly Hook size 14-22 Thread: 70 Denier Ultra Thread Wing: Poly Yarn Dun or Light Gray Tail: Coq de Leon Fibers Abdomen: Nature’s Spirit Fine Natural Dubbing Legs/Hackle: […]

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Student CDC Dry Fly Tying Video

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Tying the Student Dry Fly

The Student is a fly pattern popularized on the Bighorn River. It isn’t much to look at, but like the F-Fly this simple CDC (Cul de Canard) dry fly catches its share of fish. Tie some up for the Baetis Hatch on your trout stream or river, you will be glad you did. This pattern can be altered to match other mayfly species by changing the thread color and hook size.

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Blue Winged Olive Dry Fly Tying Video

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Fly Tying with Hans- Blue Winged Olive from Dakota Angler & Outfitter on Vimeo.


Tying the Blue Winged Olive Dry Fly

The Blue Winged Olive is a classic dry fly for fishing just about any trout stream in the country. The traditionally hackled style of tying is a great choice for riffled and faster moving water. The upright hackle tip wings of the Blue Winged Olive take some practice, but look great on the finished fly. Tie the Blue Winged Olive in sizes 14-22. Here in the Black...

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