Nessie Flymph

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Nessie Flymph

Postby Johnno » Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:18 am

Designed to imitate one of our local mayflies, Nesameletus ornatus, aka the Nessie...

Hook is a 12 94840, thread of olive silk, tail of natural mottled grey Coq de Leon hen saddle, hackle of mottled grey CdL hen and body of touch dubbed grey rabbit and mohair

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Nothing special but seems to work on occasion....
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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby tie2fish » Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:23 am

Johnno ~ Well done! Looking at a photo of a "Nessie" I can easily see how your pattern would work quite well.

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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby ScottP » Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:54 am

Johnno,

Very nice fly. I'm guessing that's a Mustad 94842? A 94840 isn't an up-eye.

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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby Roadkill » Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:56 am

Good looking fly!
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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby Johnno » Sun Apr 15, 2018 12:09 am

Yes indeed a 94842..
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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby William Anderson » Sun Apr 15, 2018 6:50 pm

Johnno, that could pass for a number of our local mayflies as well. Very nice, sparse flymph pattern.
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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby letumgo » Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:16 pm

Now that’s a fishing fly! Looks irresistible.

Beautiful pattern John.
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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby DOUGSDEN » Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:37 pm

John,
Wow"! Great looking pattern for sure! It is "insectness" and that is a good thing! You do really good work at the vice and I always like seeing what you have to offer! This one is no exception! It is great!
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Re: Nessie Flymph

Postby Theroe » Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:28 am

send a dozen to THEROE :lol: :lol: :lol:
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