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Euro Nymph Fly Swap 2023


Hosted by: StevenOjai


 
Cosmic Caddis
Fly Name: Cosmic Caddis
Tyer: Stevenojai

Tying Instructions

Materials:
  • Hook: Firehole Stick 316, #18-22
  • Thread: Veevus 14/0 Black
  • Bead: Black Tungsten Bead
  • Hackle: Black CDC Feather and UV2 Holo Silver Ice Dubbing
  • Abdomen: Tapered Synthetic Quill Golden Olive
  • Thorax: Black Superfine
  • Resin: UV Loons Fly Finish, Thin

 



 

Prospector
Fly Name: Prospector
Tyer: Stevenojai

Tying Instructions

 
Materials:
  • Hook: Firehole Stick 516, #8-12
  • Bead: Slotted Tungsten, Gold
  • Thread: Veevus 10/0 Sunburst Yellow
  • Tail: Brown Goose Biots
  • Underbody: 0.020" Leadfree wire
  • Abdomen: Kiley Nymph Skin Latex
  • Rib: Gold Wire, Medium
  • Shellcase: Black Holographic Tinsel
  • Legs: Tan Grizzly Barred Rubber Legs
  • Thorax: Tan Ostrich Herl
  • Antennae:: Brown Goose Biots

 
Titan Tube Midge
Fly Name: Titan Tube Midge
Tyer: Stevenojai
Tying Instructions
Materials:
  • Hook: TMC 2302, #12-16
  • Thread: Uni-thread 8/0 White
  • Bead: Black Tungsten
  • Collar: White Ostrich Herl
  • Abdomen: Clear Micro Tubing with Red and Black Wire (Small) inserted.
  • Thorax: Pearl Tinsel, Large


 
Total Hot Spot
Fly Name: Total Hot Spot
Tyer: Dennis McCarty
 

Materials:
  • Hook: Daiichi 1120, #16
  • Thread: Uni-Thread 8/0, Orange
  • Bead: Med Ginger/Clear Glass Bead
  • Weight: 0.0015" Leadfree Wire
  • Ribbing: X-Small Red Wire
  • Thorax: Fl. Orange Dubbing
  • Body: Orange Fuzzy Micro Chenille
  • Tail: Hot Reddish Orange Hackle Fibers
 
 
Pheasant Tail Hot Spot
Fly Name: Pheasant Tail Hot Spot
Tyer: Dennis McCarty
 
Materials:
  • Hook: Daiichi 1120, Size #18
  • Thread: Uni-Thread 8/0 , Orange
  • Bead : Gold Brass Bead, 3/32"
  • Ribbing: XS Gold Wire
  • Thorax: Fl. Orange Rabbit Dubbing
  • Body: Natural Pheasant Fibers
  • Tail: Natural Pheasant Fibers

 
Midnight Nymph
Fly Name: Midnight Nymph
Tyer: Dennis McCarty
 
Materials:
  • Hook: Daiichi 1130, #14
  • Thread: Danville Black 6/0
  • Bead: Small Irr. Crystal Glass Bead
  • Weight: 0.015" Leadfree wire
  • Body: Black Pheasant Tail Fibers
  • Thorax: Midnight Cowboy dubbing
  • Ribbing: XS Red Wire
  • Tail: Black Saddle Hackle Fibers

Pheasant Tail Euro Nymph
Fly Name: Pheasant Tail Euro Nymph
Tyer: Randy Baldwin
 

Materials:
  • Hook: Fire 516 #16
  • Thread: Veevus 30D GSP Thread
  • Bead: .28mm Black Tungsten
  • Abdomen: Pheasant Tail, Yellow
  • Ribbing Small Copper wire:
  • Thorax: 2/3 Gray Squirrel Body Fur, 1/3 Rabbit Fur
  • Collar: Fl Red Danville Flat Waxed
  • Tail: Med Pardo CDL

 


 
Hi-Vis Paradun
Fly Name: Fl Yellow Thread Frenchie
Tyer: Randy Baldwin
 
Materials:
  • Hook: Fire 516 #22
  • Thread: Hot Orange Veevus 10/0
  • Bead: Slotted Tungsten Copper
  • Abdomen: Fl. Yellow Body Quill w/ Loons Fly Finish Flow
  • Butt: Hot Orange Veevus 10/0
  • Thorax: Hot Orange Veevus 10/0
  • Ribbing: Small Silver
  • Tail: Med Pardo CDL

 

 

 
Total Hot Spot
Fly Name: Sang Kims Pattern
Tyer: Randy Baldwin
 

Materials:
  • Hook: Fire 637 #16
  • Thread: Veevus 10/0 Olive
  • Bead: 3.8mm Slotted Gold
  • Ribbing: Small Copper Brown
  • Collar: Pink Ice Dubbing
  • Body: Veevus 10/0 Olive
  • Tail: Med Pardo CDL

 

 
 
Egan's Red Dart
Fly Name: Egan Red Dart
Tyer: Randy Baldwin
 
Materials:
  • Hook: Fire 516 #16
  • Thread: Veevus 30D White GPS
  • Bead: 2.8mm Slotted Black Tungsten
  • Weight: 0.20 Leadfree wire:
  • Collar: Brown Saddle Hackle and Pink Ice Dubbing
  • Body: Pheasant Tail Yellow
  • Hot Spot: Danville Flat Wax Fl. Red
  • Tail: Danville Flat Wax Fl. Red

 


 
Walther 3
Fly Name: Zebra Midge Perdigon
Tyer: Curtis Walther
 
Materials:
  • Hook: Hanak 400 size 18
  • Bead:¬†Slotted Tungsten bead, 3/32”, silver
  • Lead wire: .020"
  • Thread: 70 Denier Black
  • Weight: Lead-free round wire, .015"
  • Tail: Coq de Leon, Dun
  • Rib: Ultra Wire, small, silver
  • Body: Black tying thread with Loon's Fly Finish, Thin

Pheasant Tail Euro Nymph
Fly Name: Butano Perdigon
Tyer: Curtis Walther

Materials:
  • Hook: Hanak 400 size 14
  • Bead: 2.8mm Tungsten inverting bead
  • Lead wire: .020" Leadfree wire
  • Thread: 16/0 Veevus Fl Orange
  • Tail: Coq de Leon, Dun
  • Body: Fl Fire Orange Krystal Flash w/Loon's Fly Finish Thin
  • Wing Pad: Black Nail Polish or Loon's Hard Head Black
 
Hi-Vis Paradun
Fly Name: Egan's Thread Frenchie
Tyer: Curtis Walther
 
Materials:
  • Hook: Hanak 400BL, #12-18
  • Thread: Uni-Thread 8/0 Olive Dun
  • Bead: Gold Slotted Bead
  • Abdomen: Uni-Thread 8/0 Olive Dun w/ Loons Fly Finish, Flow
  • Thorax: Hot Pink Ice Dubbing
  • Ribbing: Brown Ultra Wire, Small
  • Tail: CDL Medium Pardo