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Fly Tying Videos — dry fly

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 a Parachute Blue Wing Olive

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Tying a Parachute Blue Wing Olive Learn to tie the Parachute Blue Winged Olive, a valuable dry fly for trout streams across the country. Video by Dakota Angler and Outfitter in Rapid City, South Dakota. Parachute Blue Winged Olive Fly Tying Materials Hook: Daiichi 1100 or Tiemco 100 Size 14-22 Thread: 70 Denier Ultra Thread […]

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Foam Backed Humpy Fly Tying Video

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Tying the Foam Backed Humpy The humpy is a classic dry fly pattern. This version of the humpy has a couple of modern editions- a foam back and midge diamond braid body. Working with the deer hair takes a bit of practice, but the addition of the foam back makes the fly easier to tie […]

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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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Upright Callibaetis Spinner- Fly Tying Video

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Tying the Upright Callibaetis Spinner

A great lake pattern to imitate the callibaetis mayfly. This pattern utilizes the new synthetic quill body from Hareline Dubbin. We typically tie and fish this fly in sizes 14-16. The fly in this video uses a down eye dry fly hook, but a straight eye hook is also a good choice. If you choose to use a straight eye hook, the Daiichi 1110 is a good choice, but a Tiemco 101 will also work. Finishing the fly with a light coating of Loon Thin UV Fly...

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