Since its launch, Nano silk has been embraced by fly tiers the World over. An obvious advantage is Nano thread pretty much remains unbreakable, especially in the realms of fly tying. However, for my money, that the thread lays flat and can be readily divided using a dubbing needle is just as important. This idea […]
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Last Season I started using Straggle String for Irish Wild Brown Trout after seeing a picture of the Assassin Buzzer that was Created by Sandy Dickson Semperfli Pro Team Member. Shortly after I got a call from a angler asking for a selection of Assassin Buzzers with different colours of Straggle String. Results of the […]
Simple and easy to tie, these Straggle String Czech nymphs are highly effective and a productive fly pattern to use in waters containing “Hydropsyche” (or “Hydros” for short, also called “net spinner”) caddis larvae… These are a form of caddis larvae that build nets of silk instead of cases to live in. They are caseless free living […]
Recommended Materials Hends Barbless Hooks Semperfli 2.6 mm Booby Foam Hends Body Glass Half Round Micro Vinyl rib Semperfli Nano Silk thread Semperfli Peacock Herl Thorax dyed Magenta.
This is really real! Nano Silk 18/0 breaks a hook in the vice! Gary Barnes, who is not only an excellent tyer with the finest eye for detail, but is is very proud to have his flies included in the Catskill Museum of Fly Tying, demonstrates just how strong Nano Silk is yet so very […]
Recommended Materials Hook – TMC 2487 #14 – 18 Thread – Semperfli Nano Silk 18/0 Olive Abdomen – Semperfli Bodyspan Optional Legs – Mottled Grey Kreelex Flash Thorax – Brown Hare Tron Dubbing