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Welcome to "THE FLY OF THE MONTH" which is published each month in our newsletter "The Red Quill". 

Use the link below to the newsletter, then page down to locate the month's fly tying pattern.  We hope the 
pattern(s) inspire you at the vise, and yield tight lines on your future fishing adventures... <")))))><. 

(Note: A few issues may lack a fly pattern, and from time to time patterns will appear directly on this page.)

 

                                                                   >>>     THE FLY OF THE MONTH    <<<

 


  

Fly Pattern Submitted by: Doug Ernst

  ROYAL WULFF

 

Hook: Dry fly hook size 10 - 18

Thread: Olive and red

Wing: White Calf's tail, or calf's body hair 

Tail: Moose body

Body: Peacock herl

Hackle: Brown

 

 

1) Put the hook in the vise and attach the thread

2) Take a bunch of calf's hair and tie in a wing one hook length at about 1/3 back from the eye,

Trim the butts off, stand the wing up and divide in two 

3) Tie in about 6 moose fibers about one hook length long, trim butts to meet the wing butts

4) Tie in two strands of peacock herl, and wrap body to the back of the wing,

5) Tie in two hackle's and wrap one at a time about three turns in back of the wing and 3 turns in    front of the wing, wrap the second hackle and tie off

6) Put a spool of red thread on a bobbin and wrap a piece about 1/3 the body length in the middle of the body (1/3 peacock, 1/3 red thread, 1/3 peacock) whip finish

7) Go catch fish  

 

         (NOTE:  ABOVE FLY WILL BE THE FEATURED PATTERN AT OUR SATURDAY MORNING FLY TIERS GROUP ON FEBRUARY 4, 2017 .  COME JOIN THE GROUP FOR THE MORNING AT THE PATCHOGUE-MEDFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY, MAIN STREET PATCHOGUE,  AND FILL YOUR FLY BOX WITH A FEW OF THESE MOST EFFECTIVE PATTERNS FOR NEXT SEASON...)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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