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Fly Tying Forum => Stillwater Patterns => Topic started by: Dron Lee on December 01, 2013, 06:19:37 PM

Title: Dragonfly Nymph - Chenille wrap abdomen
Post by: Dron Lee on December 01, 2013, 06:19:37 PM
(http://i261.photobucket.com/albums/ii77/dronlee/Dragon%20Fly%20Nymph/sbs18_zps52c377ce.jpg) (http://s261.photobucket.com/user/dronlee/media/Dragon%20Fly%20Nymph/sbs18_zps52c377ce.jpg.html)

 Similar technique tying the Swimming Damsel... I replace the Furry foam with Chenille and copper wire with Vinyl D-rib...

Material List :

Bend nymph hook
Mono eye
Flexi skin
Copper wire
Chenille
SLF Dubbing
Pheasant tail fibers
Marker, lead wire and Surgical tape

Step by step tying instruction:

http://dronsworld.blogspot.com/2013/12/dragonfly-nymph.html
Title: Re: Dragonfly Nymph - Chenille wrap abdomen
Post by: Todd Oishi on December 01, 2013, 06:45:26 PM
Very nice!!
Title: Re: Dragonfly Nymph - Chenille wrap abdomen
Post by: Marc Bilan on December 01, 2013, 10:55:43 PM
That looks great!  8)
Title: Re: Dragonfly Nymph - Chenille wrap abdomen
Post by: Todd Oishi on December 18, 2013, 07:59:48 AM
Dron, I really like your use of olive wire to accent the segmentation of the abdomen! Again, well done and thanks for sharing this one with us!

Cheers,
Todd