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[Video] How to Tie a Squirrel and Herl Bugger

Tim Flager of Tightline Productions shows us how to tie a Squirrel and Herl Bugger, a cross of sorts between a Zonker and Wooly Bugger with some Peacock Herl thrown in for good measure. Squirrel and Herl Bugger Material List Hook: Dai-Riki #710 (3X-long nymph hook), size 8 Thread: Black, 6/0 or 140-denier Body: Peacock […]

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[Video] How to Tie a Simple Golden Stonefly Nymph

Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions demonstrates how to tie a golden stonefly nymph on a euro-style jig hook in this fly tying video tutorial.Tim’s Fly Tying TipsAs usual, Tim shares some pretty helpful fly tying tips in this video, starting with mashing the wire used for weight so that it fits into the slotted bead. […]

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[Video] How to Tie a Damsel Fly

A cool Damsel fly pattern from Tightline Productions

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[Video] How to Tie an American Pheasant Tail Nymph

Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions whips up an American Pheasant Tail Nymph in this fly tying video tutorial. Tim’s Tying Tips As usual, Tim offers up some great yet subtle fly tying tips that help making tying this pattern easier. His technique of using the copper wire to change the direction of the tying thread […]

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Guide’s Choice Hare’s Ear

Tim Flager of Tightline Productions demonstrates how to tie the Guide’s Choice Hare’s Ear in this fly tying video tutorial.

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[Video] Tying an Olive Woolly Bugger

Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions demonstrates how to tie the venerable olive woolly bugger, easily one of the most effective flies ever created.

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[Video] Copper Zebra Midge

Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions demonstrates how to tie a Copper Zebra Midge is this fly tying video tutorial. Midge Tying Tips Tim provides some great tips to make tying midge patterns easier starting with using EZ Hackle Pliers to handle tiny hooks to a clever tip on how to use a Popsicle stick and […]

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[Video] How to Tie a Trico Spinner

Tim Flager of Tightline Productions demonstrates how to tie Eric Stroup’s Snowshoe Trico Spinner in this fly tying video tutorial. 4th of July Fly Synonymous with the 4th of July, the start of the Tricos hatch is a hallowed event in many parts of the country that runs through October. On my home waters of […]

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[Video] How to Tie a Crane Fly Larva

Tim Flagler demonstrates how to tie his version of a Crane Fly Larva in this Tightline Productions fly tying video tutorial. Crane Fly Larva Mash-Up As Tim points out in the video his Crane Fly Larva imitation is a mash-up of Frank Sawyer’s Killer Bug, the Utah Killer Bug from Tenkara Guides, the Jason Klass […]

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[Video] Rosenbauer’s Lucky Rabbit Foot Emerger

Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions demonstrates how to tie Tom Rosenbauer’s Lucky Rabbit’s Foot Emerger in this fly tying video. What Makes it Lucky? Well it is made from a rabbit’s foot, right? Kidding aside,Tom Rosenbauer, noted author and host of the Orvis Fly Fishing Guide Podcast, developed this pattern some 20 years ago while […]

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