video - Usk Naylor

Discussion in 'Fly Tying Step by Step' started by Hans Weilenmann, Jun 12, 2013.

  1. Hans Weilenmann

    Hans Weilenmann Active Member

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    The Usk Naylor is an early season pattern, originated on the river Usk in Wales. The pattern is best fished on a slow swing.

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    Usk Naylor
    Hook: Kamasan B175 #12-14
    Thread: Pearsall's Gossamer #8 (purple)
    Hackle: Andalusian Blue hen (or dark dun)
    Tail: Bronze mallard barbs
    Tag: Tying silk
    Rib: Wire, fine gold
    Body: Bronze mallard barbs

    Video here - please view in HD, if able:



    Cheers,
    Hans W
     
    Freestone and bitterroot like this.
  2. Steve Saville

    Steve Saville Active Member

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    Beautiful fly, Hans. Looks relatively easy to tie, even for a hack like me.
     

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