Published Aug 16. 2007 - 10 years ago
Updated or edited Nov 17. 2015

Tube Style Plate

All kinds of tubes in an overview. Want to get an idea of the richness in the tube fly world? This is one place to look.

This page is just made to give you an overview over the different types of tubes and tying methods. The illustrations all appear in the articles in the Global FlyFisher Tube Theme.

Plain plastic tubes

The basic plastic tube fly


Lined plastic tube


Flat coned tube


Add a cone for front weight


Pink!


Colorful


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Sunray style


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Plain metal tubes

Copper for weight


Going down


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Bottle tubes

A Bidoz aluminum bottle tube


Bare bones


Dubbed bottle tube


Bottle


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Rear tubes

All shapes and colors


Jurij Shumakov rear tube


Low water rear tube


The Morrum bottle


Morrum bottle and body


Micro rear bottle


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Beads/cones

A bead as an ultra-short rear tube


Beads in stead of a tube - or cones


The Russian Bullet


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Modular

IBS rear tube system


Convertible Tube Fly


The Banderillas style


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Other

Tube popper


Sequin style


Lure fly


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There are of course a lot more styles than this - I will add them as I think of them and get the time to draw them. Help me remember other styles. Drop me a mail or a comment, and I'll work on it. Until then you can study the different styles in this article.
- Martin

Comments

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I wish that I had found this site yesterday or earlier: it would have saved a lot of time spent in evading giving written instructions to a friend! I have nontheless now forwarded him the instructions from these pages some 24 hours after my hand written attempt!

Excellent site, a happy find! Thank you!


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