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    March Brown Flymph



    Tied By Desmond Wiles


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    1. Ron Eagle Elk

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      Registered: September 2003
      Location: Yelm, WA, USA.
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  1. Desmond Wiles

    Sir Castaline
    I have yet to fish a flymph, but after reading Wet Flies by Dave Hughes, I was compelled to go for it. It can immitate a number of things, depending on how and where you fish it in the water column. You can fish it in the middle of the column, just under the surface, in the film, or on top as a cripple. Dead drift, or fish on the swing to immitate an emergence! Because of the loose scruffy dubbing, air bubbles will get trapped inside, causing the fly to look like the gas bubbles on a mayfly or caddis pupa as it rises to the surface.


    It's a great book for anyone interested, I know a few guys on this site recomended it. I intend on tying a few more color and size variations for myself!
    #1 5-12-06 9:19pm

    Ron Eagle Elk
    Desmond, Great looking fly. Could you share the recipe please?
    #2 5-12-06 9:54pm

    Desmond Wiles

    Sir Castaline
    std size 12 hook
    PT fibers for the tail
    red thread (recipe calls for gossimar silk, but I didn't have any)
    hares ear body spun in a dubbing loop
    brown hackle
    #3 5-12-06 10:02pm

    chadk

    Be the guide...
    Desmond, I'm looking forward to your new reality show "Pimp my Flymph".


    Nice tie Smile
    #4 5-17-06 4:00pm




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