Videos by Davie Mcphail

Golden Olive Sedge/Hedgehog Bumble

Materials used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Heavyweight or Super Grub size 12
Thread, Uni-8/0 Chartreuse
Tail, Glo-Brite Floss No 7 and Golden Pheasant Tippet dyed Flu Yellow
Body, Honey or Golden Olive Seals fur or Sub..
Wing, Golden Olive Roe deer
Leggs, Dyed Orange Cock Pheasant Tail Knotted
Throat, Dyed Blue Guinea Fowl
Hackle, Dyed Olive Grizzle Cock

Jasper Carrott

Materials Used;
Hook Fulling Mill All-Purpose Medium size 14
Thread, Jasper Pearsalls Gossamer Silk
Body, Jasper Pearsalls Gossamer Silk Thread
Wing, Woodcock
Hackle, Natural Dark Brown/Red Hen

Tay Raider

Materials Used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Magni Double size 8
Threads, Uni-8/0 Black and Glo-Brite No.5
Tag, Oval Silver Tinsel
Tail, Yellow and Orange Bucktail and Pearl Micro Krystal Flash
Butt, Glo-Brite Floss No.5
Rib, Silver Wire
Body, Peacock and Orange Uni-Mylar
Wing, Dyed Black Arctic Runner or Similar and Pearl Krinkle or Krystal Flash
First Hackle, Dyed Yellow Cock or Hen
Front Hackle, Dyed Hot Orange Cock or Hen
Eyes, Jungle Cock

Partridge & Orange

Hook, Fulling Mill All-Purpose Medium size 14
Thread, Pearls Gossamer Silk Orange
Hackle, Brown Partridge

Ballinderry Black Variant

Materials Used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Competition Heavyweight size 10 Black
Threads, Uni-8/0 Yellow and Black
Tag, Silver Holographic Tinsel
Tail, Golden Pheasant Crest dyed Sunburst
Rib, Oval Silver Tinsel Small
Body, Sunburst and Black Seals Fur or Sub
Hackle, Dyed Black Hen
Underwing, Golden Pheasant Tippet dyed Hot Orange
Wing, Bronze Mallard

Tups Indispensable

Materials Used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Ultimate Dry Fly size 16s and 14s
Thread, Uni-8/0 Yellow or Light Cahill
Tag, Yellow Thread
Tail, Ginger Cock Fibres
Body, 2/3 Natural Wool mixed with 1/3 Red Wool
First Hackle, Light Ginger Hen
Front Hackle Dyed Light Coral or Light Pink Cock

Sedgehog Heather Fly

Materials Used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Short Shank Special size 12
Thread, Uni-8/0 Black
Body, Wapsi Black HD Foam
Legs, Pre-Knotted Pheasant Tail Fibres dyed Black
Wing, Pearl Krystal Flash, and Dyed Hot Orange and Black Deer Hair
Thorax, Dyed Black seals fur or Sub

Mosaic Dabbler International Size

Materials Used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Competition Heavyweight Black size 10
Thread, Uni-8/0 Black
Tail, Bronze Mallard Fibres
Body, Mosaic Flash
Throat, Mosaic Flash and Bronze Mallard
Under-Wing, Mosaic Flash
Wing, Bronze Mallard
Eyes, Jungle Cock

Floodtide Dee Style

Materials used;
Hook, Bartleet 3/0
Threads, Uni-8/0 Yellow and Black
Tag, Oval silver Tinsel
Tail, Golden Pheasant Crest and Red Breast
Ribs, Oval and Flat Silver Tinsel
Body, Yellow, Sunburst, Hot Orange and Red Seals Fur or Sub
Body Hackle, Dyed Yellow White Eared Pheasant or Marabou Tips
Hackle, Dyed Red Teal
Wing, Brown Turkey Tail

Pale Watery Nymph

Materials used;
Hook, Fulling Mill All-Purpose Medium size 14
Thread, Uni-8/0 Yellow
Tail, Light Ginger Cock or Hen Fibres
Tag, Yellow Thread
Body, greylag Goose or Natural or Dyed Turkey
Thorax, Pale Yellow Rabbit dubbing
Hackle, Whiting Coq de Leon Hen or Natural Grey

CDC Cinnamon Caddis

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Short Shank Special size 12
Thread, Uni-8/0 Lt.Cahill or Tan
Tail, Light and Dark Cinnamon CDC Feathers
Body, Cinnamon Dubbing
Body Hackles, Light and Dark Cinnamon CDC Feathers
Thorax, Cinnamon Dubbing
Horns, Golden Pheasant Tail Fibres

How to Dye and Prepare CDC Feathers

How to Dye and Prepare CDC Feathers..

Chocolate Brown CDC Bubble Caddis

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Short Shank Special size 12
Thread, Uni-8/0 Dk.Brown
Wing, Dyed Brown Deer Hair and CDC Feathers
Body. Dyed Brown CDC Feather
Thorax, Brown Dubbing
Head, Brown Deer Hair
Horn Natural or Dyed Brown Pheasant Tail Fibres

Tungsten Nymph

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Czech Nymph size 14
Bead, Black Tungsten 2.5mm
Tag, Glo-Brite Floss No.12
Thread, Uni-8/0 Black
Tail, Coq de Leon Fibres
Body, Peacock Herl dyed Lime Green
Thorax Cover. Uni-Mylar Peacock & Orange No.12
Thorax, Black Rabbit Dubbing

Sparse Midge Pupa

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Competition Heavyweight Silver size 10
Thread, UTC 70 Black
Tag, UTC Black Thread
Back, UTC Medium Opal Mirage Tinsel
Rib, UTC Black Thread
Thorax Cover, Medium UTC Opal Mirage and Red Holographic Tinsel
Wing-Buds, Flu-Orange/Sunburst Goose Biots
Thorax, UTC Black Thread

Small Olive Nymph

Materials Used,

Hook, Fulling Mill All-Purpose medium size 16
Add Weight with Lead Tape or Without...
Thread, Uni-8/0 Lt-Cahill
Tail, Dyed Yellow Partridge Fibres
Body, Dark Olive Flexibody or Thin Skin
Thorax Cover, Dark Brown or Black Flexibody or Thin Skin
Thorax, Pale Yellow or Olive Rabbit Dubbing
Legs, Dyed Yellow Partridge Fibres

Sandy Fly Spider/Gravel Bed

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Ultimate Dry Fly size 14 or 16
Thread, Uni-8/0 Black
Body, Natural Mole Fur or Sub
Hackles, Dyed Black Cock and Brown or Grey Partridge

Logie

Materials Used;

Hook, Single Low Water Salmon size 6
Thread, Uni-8/0 Yellow and Black
Tag, Flat Silver Tinsel
Tail, Golden Pheasant Crest
Rib, Oval Silver Tinsel
Body, 1/3 Yellow and 2/3 Red Floss
Hackle, Dyed Blue Hen
Under-Wing, Yellow Goose
Wing, Bronze Mallard
Eyes, Jungle Cock

Small Olive CDC Parachute

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Ultimate dry fly size 18
Thread, Uni-8/0 Olive
Tail, Pale Olive Cock Fibres
Rib & Body, Olive Thread
Thorax, Natural Mole Fur
Hackle, Pale Olive Cock
Wing, Natural grey CDC Feathers

B.W.O Emerger

Materials Used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Ultimate Dry Fly Barbless size 18
Thread, Uni-8/0 Lt.Olive
Tail, Barred Woodduck Fibres
Body, Dyed Blue Winged Olive Turkey Biot
Thorax, Dyed Olive Hare's Mask Dubbing
Wing/Bubble. Natural CDC Cul-de-Canard

Green Highlander Cascade

Materials Used;
Hook, Fulling Mill Silver Double
Threads, Uni-8/0 Chartreuse and Black
Tag, Veniards Oval Silver Tinsel No.16 or Small
Tail, Flu-Yellow,Lime Green and Hot Orange Bucktail and Pearl Micro Krystal Flash
Rib, Veniards Oval Silver Tinsel No.16 or Small
Body, Flu-Yellow Floss and Green Highlander Dubbing
Under-Wing, Golden Pheasant Tippet dyed Flu-Orange
Wing, Dyed Green Highlander Grey Squirrel and Pearl Micro Krystal Flash
Hackles, Dyed Green Highlander and Flu-Yellow Chinese Cock or Hen
Eyes, Jungle Cock

Coq de Leon Spent Spinner

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill ultimate Dry Fly size 14
Thread, Uni-8/0 Yellow
Tail, Whiting Coq de Leon dyed Golden Olive
Body, Peacock Quill Stripped and dyed Golden Olive
Thorax Cover, Veniards Tan Closed Cell Foam
Thorax, Chocolate Brown Diamond Brite mixed with Brown Rabbit
Wing and Legs, White Aero Dry Wing and dyed Golden Olive Coq de Leon

CDC Yellow May Dun

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Ultimate Dry Fly size 14
Thread, Uni-8/0 Yellow
Tail, Dyed Yellow Cock Fibres or Microfibbets
Body, Dyed Yellow CDC Feather
Thorax Cover, Dyed Cinnamon CDC Feathers
Thorax, SLF Dubbing Fiery Yellow
Wing, Dyed Yellow CDC Feathers

Subsurface/Slow Sink Caddis Pupa

Materials Used;

Hook, Fulling Mill Czech Nymph size 12
Thread, Uni-8/0 Lt Cahill
Rib, Gold Organza Ribbon
Body, Yellow Ethafoam
Hackle, Barred Ginger Cock
Thorax, Fiery Brown SLF Dubbing
Horns bronze Mallard Fibres

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