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Tube Flies
Flies tied on plastic or metal tubes rather than hooks

Directly to "FlyOn tube fly system"

FlyOn tube fly system

Proceed to "The Tube Fly" here

The Tube Fly

Go to the article "Catskill Tube Flies"

Catskill Tube Flies

Click to go to "The Test Tube"

The Test Tube

"Peeete's Pheather'n'Phlash" is found here

Peeete's Pheather'

Directly to "The tube fly needle"

The tube fly needle

"Nize" is found here


Jump to "New tube materials"

New tube materials

Skip to "Danish tube fly inspiration"

Danish tube fly inspiration

Find "HKA Sunray/Bismo" on this page

HKA Sunray/Bismo

Proceed to "Black Ghost Tube" here

Black Ghost Tube

See "Spider NJ" by clicking here

Spider NJ

Videos with "Tube Flies - Flies tied on plastic or metal tubes rather than hooks" - More videos about about this subject
Green Highlander tube fly
A full length tutorial in HD on how to tie a modern tubefly for salmon, with the inspiration from one of the most popular classic salmon flies, the Green Highlander. The video is a part of the video series Pimped Classics.
Tiger Snealda

The Tiger Snealda is one of the most popular flies for Atlantic Salmon last season. In this tutorial we tie this amazing pattern, it is also a great fly for Steelhead. With a Steelie Blue zonker, blue rubber legs and a hot orange cone perhaps!?

Tube: FutureFly 1.8 & 3mm clear, US tube 6mm gold
Thread: Textreme 6/0 black
Tail: Micro pulsator rabbit strip
Flash: Midge flash gold
Legs: FutureFly rubber legs yellow/black & orange/black
Eyes: EP crab&shrimp eyes x-small black
Body: ICE dub uv black
Ribbing: Medium oval tinsel gold
Hackle: FutureFly hen hackle yellow & black

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Tube Flies: Part 4

During Part 4 of my series on "Tube Flies," I discuss the articles that originally got me interested in this style of fly tying based on its simplicity. Next, I give a brief overview of both "Head" and "Tail" sections, and tie a Zonker-style fly that is perfect for use whether you are fly fishing saltwater or freshwater.

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The Gold & Brown Intruder Tube
A friend of our asked for an Intruder style tube in a more natural colour for steelhead and salmon. Instead of the traditional, bright "steelhead colours", this tube fly tones it down a bit!
Fly Tying Christmas Ornaments
A great way to make a nice Christmas gift and show off your fly tying talents. These salmon fly Christmas bulbs look great on any Christmas tree!

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