Tying the Quill Bodied Emerger

Tying Materials:

Silk: 70 denier uni-nylon coloured white

Wing: CDC either natural or dyed (4 feathers)

Hook: Partridge Emerger size 16 (or size to suit the hatch)

Tail: Coch De Leon Fibres

Body: Either natural stripped quill from the eye feather from a peacock or stripped peacock herl.

Thorax: Fox squirrel or alternatively hare’s ear dubbed and wound. (the spikier the better).

 

To watch how this fly is tied watch the video below.

 

 

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