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Fly-fishing and fly-tying videos by davie mcphail

davie mcphail has originated these videos:
NoTitleImageViewsDate published
1
Female Adams Comparadun590Tue, 2014-04-15 11:43
2
Iron Blue Dun WetFly590Sat, 2014-04-05 12:24
3
Paul Young Special (Salmon Fly)858Sat, 2014-03-22 21:09
4
Kate McLaren Snatcher Variant1,132Tue, 2014-03-18 23:05
5
Mosley Olive Dun954Mon, 2014-03-17 11:58
6
Midge Hopper1,070Sun, 2014-03-09 19:40
7
Shrimp Fly1,173Sat, 2014-03-08 22:49
8
Red Quilled Cruncher1,425Fri, 2014-03-07 23:41
9
March Brown Dry Fly2,739Thu, 2014-02-13 14:53
10
Green Peter Lough Style Wet Fly1,336Wed, 2014-02-12 01:01
11
Corrib DuckFly Wet1,532Wed, 2014-02-12 01:02
12
Grey Turkey Adult Midge1,662Mon, 2014-02-10 23:40
13
Soft Hackle Duckfly1,601Fri, 2014-02-07 23:45
14
Shuttlecock Dun1,343Mon, 2014-02-03 16:03
15
Quilled Caddis Pupa1,935Mon, 2014-02-03 15:05
16
Northern Midge (Dry Fly)3,322Sun, 2014-01-05 03:05
17
Tom Thumb/Double Humpy2,142Mon, 2013-12-16 00:13
18
Synthetic Quilled Nymph3,047Sat, 2013-12-14 22:24
19
Emerger Caddis Pupa2,531Fri, 2013-12-13 03:18
20
Foam Back Hopper/Adult Midge2,802Wed, 2013-12-04 15:42
21
Red Devil Francis Snaelda2,527Mon, 2013-11-25 03:30
22
Mink Tailed Damsel Nymph2,635Fri, 2013-11-22 15:57
23
Flexi Floss Blood Worm2,554Thu, 2013-11-21 15:55
24
Basic Sedge/Caddis Dry Fly2,357Thu, 2013-11-21 15:54
25
Flashbacked Quilled Buzzer1,889Thu, 2013-11-21 15:52
26
Kingfisher Butcher Traditional Wet Fly2,052Wed, 2013-11-20 00:14
27
Roman Moser's Balloon Caddis3,382Wed, 2013-11-20 00:11
28
Allrounder Emerger4,970Sun, 2013-11-10 02:19
29
Doobry UV Bumble2,320Tue, 2013-10-15 23:45
30
Brown Quilled Spider2,445Tue, 2013-10-15 23:03
31
No Hackle Dry Fly2,120Thu, 2013-10-10 14:23
32
Rhyacophila Caddis Larva3,482Wed, 2013-10-09 20:33
33
Nagli Spey Salmon Fly3,209Thu, 2013-09-05 11:50
34
UV Shrimp Fly (Gammarus)3,135Tue, 2013-09-03 19:24
35
Grey Flag Sedge2,302Tue, 2013-08-27 11:52
36
Sunburst Black Ghost Zonker2,315Sun, 2013-08-18 21:58
37
Mini Lure Muddler3,464Mon, 2013-08-12 15:23
38
Delaware Adams (variant)2,754Thu, 2013-08-08 00:41
39
Small MayFly Nymph3,592Tue, 2013-08-06 23:16
40
Knotting Pheasant Tail Legs3,389Tue, 2013-08-06 23:14
41
Golden Octopus (Irish Wet Fly)2,356Tue, 2013-08-06 00:26
42
Daddy Long Legs Detached Body2,857Mon, 2013-08-05 11:04
43
Brown Caddis3,861Tue, 2013-06-04 23:16
44
Quilled Cormorant Buzzer3,884Sat, 2013-05-04 18:16
45
Megan Boyd Shrimp3,641Sat, 2013-05-04 00:06
46
Mouse Caddis3,360Sun, 2013-04-21 23:42
47
Bibio Cloaked Dabbler3,291Sun, 2013-04-07 16:44
48
Corixa/Cruncher4,358Sun, 2013-03-31 23:14
49
F-Fly Midge (DryFly)4,306Sat, 2013-03-30 00:07
50
Shuttlecock Midge (Emerger)4,055Sat, 2013-03-30 00:05
51
Melanistic Pheasant Tail Nymph4,638Wed, 2013-03-06 00:34
52
McPhail MayFly (WetFly)3,886Wed, 2013-03-06 00:32
53
Poker Shrimp4,120Sun, 2013-02-10 02:55
54
Emerger Caddis (Grannom)6,271Fri, 2013-02-08 23:10
55
Olive CDC Dun (Dry Fly)4,736Sun, 2013-01-13 00:52
56
Pearly Palmer (Wet Fly)4,426Sat, 2013-01-05 23:15
57
Red Tag Wet & Dry3,393Mon, 2012-12-24 03:28
58
Grouse & Gold River Wet Fly4,673Mon, 2012-12-24 03:26
59
Trout Finn Variant (Traditional Wet Fly)4,128Fri, 2012-12-21 00:27
60
Grey & Red Spider (dry fly)5,345Sun, 2012-11-25 03:37
61
Hugh Falkus's Medicine Fly4,743Sun, 2012-11-25 03:36
62
Goat's Toe3,533Sun, 2012-11-04 22:35
63
The Overtaker (Salmon Fly)6,164Wed, 2012-10-24 18:05
64
Mrs Simpson (Variant)4,441Thu, 2012-10-25 17:50
65
Parachute Bibio Hopper4,576Wed, 2012-10-24 14:26
66
The Kate McLaren (Wet Fly)4,670Wed, 2012-10-24 14:24
67
Quilled River Diawl-Bach5,284Sun, 2012-09-16 16:19
68
Dee Monkey Piglet3,787Sat, 2012-09-15 20:58
69
The McPhail Caddis Pupa9,644Mon, 2012-09-10 10:46
70
Teal, Blue & Silver (Wet Fly)6,727Sun, 2012-09-02 00:23
71
Autumn Dun Wet Fly5,199Thu, 2012-08-16 08:35
72
Adams Caddis (Parachute Style)5,365Tue, 2012-08-14 16:53
73
Green Peter Sedge Hopper6,101Sun, 2012-07-29 22:33
74
The Dollaghan Special4,958Wed, 2012-07-18 21:43
75
Micro Glint Nymph7,186Wed, 2012-07-11 23:21
76
Cloaked Style Dabbler5,338Sat, 2012-07-07 00:44
77
The Phoenix Shrimp (Salmon Fly) 5,406Tue, 2012-06-26 08:59
78
A Streamer Fly7,936Thu, 2012-06-14 00:29
79
Streaking Caddis (DryFly)7,020Tue, 2012-06-05 22:05
80
Lough Melvin MayFly (DryFly)7,335Sun, 2012-05-27 11:37
81
3 Patterns of the Blue Winged Olive11,254Fri, 2012-05-18 23:47
82
The Haugur Icelandic Salmon Fly6,057Mon, 2012-05-14 22:20
83
Red Butt Quilled Buzzer5,791Wed, 2012-05-09 22:56
84
The Dead Caddis (DryFly)6,724Tue, 2012-05-08 16:49
85
MayFly/Caddis Nymph8,740Tue, 2012-05-08 16:46
86
A KeHe Variant Traditional Wet Fly7,010Mon, 2012-04-30 09:54
87
The Pearly Griffiths Gnat & the Cow Dung9,622Sun, 2012-04-29 09:50
88
The Glo-Brite Glass Buzzer6,595Fri, 2012-04-27 18:51
89
Small Olive Dun (Parachute Style) 5,948Fri, 2012-04-27 18:45
90
The Kinermony Killer6,201Tue, 2012-04-24 00:33
91
The Carson (Corrib) MayFly Dun6,641Sun, 2012-04-08 18:47
92
River Ayr Wet Fly5,529Sun, 2012-04-08 10:07
93
The Shipmans Buzzers6,307Tue, 2012-04-03 14:12
94
Davie's Dunt7,136Sat, 2012-03-31 02:04
95
Early Season Midge Pupa (Buzzer)8,159Fri, 2012-03-09 19:44
96
The Green Spey6,691Fri, 2012-03-09 13:42
97
The Quinn Shrimp (Variant)5,611Wed, 2012-03-07 09:10
98
Silver Invicta (Traditional Wet Fly)8,195Sat, 2012-03-03 23:34
99
The Micro Straggle Invicta7,360Wed, 2012-02-29 19:54
100
The Carron Dabbler6,772Wed, 2012-02-29 14:51
101
Kite's Imperial7,022Sat, 2012-02-25 19:07
102
Cinnamon & Gold Traditional Wet Fly8,001Mon, 2012-02-20 21:13
103
Deer Creek Caddis Pupa9,371Thu, 2012-02-16 14:26
104
The Red Devil Spey8,914Wed, 2012-02-08 11:09
105
The Ayrshire Man Salmon Fly8,311Sun, 2012-01-22 23:09
106
The Toucan Salmon Fly7,345Fri, 2012-01-20 11:35
107
Duckfly Midge Pupa8,100Fri, 2012-01-20 01:28
108
Cinnamon & Brown Emerger Caddis15,887Sat, 2012-01-14 16:27
109
The Wolverine Salmon Fly9,546Fri, 2011-12-30 02:58
110
Olive Pheasant Tail Upright Nymph11,899Thu, 2011-12-22 11:28
111
Haystack Emerger 9,934Sun, 2011-12-18 20:37
112
The Holographic Grey Boy Buzzer9,200Sat, 2011-12-10 21:05
113
Fox Squirrel Nymph11,929Tue, 2011-12-06 14:15
114
The Olive Quilled Cruncher10,597Mon, 2011-11-28 20:00
115
Grayling Nymph/Bug9,762Sun, 2011-11-27 13:32
116
The March Brown (WetFly)10,050Fri, 2011-11-04 12:19
117
Durham Ranger8,073Sat, 2011-10-22 19:48
118
Blue Charm (Low Water Style) 7,646Thu, 2011-10-20 20:10
119
Golden Stonefly Nymph13,231Sat, 2011-10-15 11:57
120
Olive Lite-Brite Buzzer8,983Tue, 2011-10-04 11:20
121
Watson's Bumble (variant)8,042Sun, 2011-10-02 01:42
122
Klinkhamer Special12,808Sun, 2011-09-25 20:18
123
Detached Bodied S/HedgeHog Daddy10,581Wed, 2011-09-21 01:30
124
Two of My Favourite Dries11,178Sat, 2011-09-17 15:48
125
Sparse CDC Dun9,243Tue, 2011-09-06 23:04
126
Mini Candy Cat Boobie8,538Tue, 2011-09-06 10:45
127
Lee Wulff's Surface Stone Fly (Variant)7,825Sun, 2011-09-04 17:01
128
Small Jig Head Pheasant Tail8,246Sun, 2011-09-04 09:18
129
The Palomino Midge (Shuttlecock)8,310Mon, 2011-08-29 12:00
130
Detached Bodied Caddis Pupa15,342Sat, 2011-08-27 11:10
131
The Loch Ordie Sedge Hog7,533Fri, 2011-08-26 10:49
132
Davie's Tan Caddis11,321Thu, 2011-08-25 09:53
133
The Melvin Zulu8,227Mon, 2011-08-22 17:47
134
Davie's Black Cricket20,720Sat, 2011-08-20 23:29
135
The Stimulator.10,617Thu, 2011-08-18 22:23
136
The Sweeny Todd Streamer9,094Wed, 2011-08-17 22:46
137
Davie's Damsel Nymph Muddler10,003Fri, 2011-08-12 01:51
138
The Bibio Diawl-Bach9,836Thu, 2011-08-11 00:08
139
The Aero-Wing Midge8,258Tue, 2011-08-09 01:14
140
The Beetlejuice Hopper7,753Mon, 2011-08-08 15:10
141
Pheasant Tail Caddis Pupa10,602Sun, 2011-08-07 00:53
142
Lite-Brite Shrimp9,136Fri, 2011-08-05 11:18
143
Jungle Beetle10,036Thu, 2011-08-04 14:17
144
The Rumpelstiltskin Micro Tube8,609Tue, 2011-08-02 14:10
145
Large Parachute Black Ant9,803Tue, 2011-08-02 01:05
146
Parachute Palomino Midge8,482Mon, 2011-07-04 01:27
147
Small Spinner (Dry Fly) 9,702Tue, 2011-06-21 02:32
148
Winnie the Pooh (Nalle Puh)9,233Mon, 2011-06-20 00:40
149
Orange Ally's Shrimp9,427Fri, 2011-06-17 14:18
150
The SuperPupa9,969Sun, 2011-06-12 20:27
151
The Lite-Brite Buzzer 10,102Fri, 2011-06-10 00:31
152
Large MayFly Emerger10,740Mon, 2011-05-23 11:01
153
Claret Bob's Bits10,877Mon, 2011-05-23 02:00
154
The Skater9,761Sun, 2011-05-22 02:13
155
Welsh Thunder9,140Wed, 2011-05-18 12:29
156
Spring Olive Spider8,226Sun, 2011-05-08 01:34
157
The Alder Sedge Hog10,583Wed, 2011-05-04 14:50
158
The Bloodshot Midge Pupa13,007Mon, 2011-05-02 15:32
159
The Calvin Shrimp8,906Tue, 2011-04-26 23:19
160
Gold & Orange Lite-Brite Shrimp7,313Mon, 2011-04-18 10:15
161
Olive Spider16,172Tue, 2011-04-12 16:27
162
The UV Yellow Gosling8,797Fri, 2011-04-08 12:41
163
Fanwinged Adams10,778Wed, 2011-04-06 01:13
164
The Sunburst Coral Muddler8,011Mon, 2011-04-04 12:51
165
Small Chunky Caddis Pupa19,059Thu, 2011-03-31 13:30
166
Gold Lite-Brite Sedgehog8,324Tue, 2011-03-29 15:34
167
The Irish Snatcher9,346Fri, 2011-03-25 13:15
168
The Bug-Bond Cdc Emerger Caddis10,637Sat, 2011-03-19 14:02
169
The Mahogany MayFly Nymph13,371Fri, 2011-03-18 02:17
170
Tying a Spey Style Salmon Fly10,464Tue, 2011-03-15 11:00
171
The CDC Yellow May Dun9,759Thu, 2011-03-10 16:59
172
Hairwing Brown Turkey7,743Sat, 2011-03-05 23:54
173
The Sparse Midge6,983Thu, 2011-03-03 11:49
174
Green Peter Caddis9,747Mon, 2011-02-28 11:26
175
Small Claret Dabbler 10,044Thu, 2011-02-17 14:13
176
River Muddler10,707Thu, 2011-02-17 10:10
177
The Bug-Bond Corixa10,070Fri, 2011-02-11 02:34
178
The Yellow Dancer (Variant)9,963Sat, 2011-01-29 21:40
179
The Black & Red Hog Hopper 10,258Sun, 2011-01-23 13:26
180
Orkney Sunburst (Muddler)8,138Sun, 2011-01-23 00:51
181
Sunburst Cascade11,633Sat, 2011-01-22 21:50
182
How to Dye Feathers Sunburst11,257Fri, 2011-01-21 15:09
183
The (Bug-Bond) Quilled Buzzer12,522Fri, 2011-01-14 14:07
184
Bunny Leech18,026Thu, 2011-01-13 15:00
185
The Spectrum Dabbler10,537Sun, 2011-01-09 14:36
186
The Mulraney Pig (Wet Fly)8,088Mon, 2011-01-03 03:04
187
The Funnel Dun8,800Fri, 2010-12-10 23:15
188
Tying the Snaelda10,663Wed, 2010-12-08 13:52
189
The Gnasher Sedge Hog 8,708Tue, 2010-11-30 12:46
190
A Bug Pattern10,087Mon, 2010-11-29 18:06
191
Black Pennell (Variant)7,848Tue, 2010-11-23 23:37
192
Small Polish Nymph8,675Mon, 2010-11-22 22:39
193
A Tenkara Fishing Fly10,872Mon, 2010-11-22 22:39
194
Phatagorva Salmon Fly11,428Mon, 2010-11-22 22:39
195
Irish CDC MayFly12,042Mon, 2010-11-22 22:39
196
August Dun (Dry Fly) 6,342Mon, 2010-11-22 22:39
197
August Dun (DryFly) 8,083Mon, 2010-11-22 22:39
198
Daddy Snatcher7,790Mon, 2010-11-22 22:39
199
The Daddy Snatcher.8,139Thu, 2010-11-25 13:10
200
An Atlantic Salmon Fly12,322Mon, 2010-11-22 22:32
201
Polish Pheasant Tail Nymph 13,662Mon, 2010-11-22 00:25
202
Posh Tosh (Salmon Fly) 10,369Sun, 2010-11-21 00:03
203
Yokanga Gold (Variant)7,982Sun, 2010-11-21 00:01
204
Hatchmaster Mayfly10,895Fri, 2010-11-19 01:49
205
Squirrel Tail Caddis-Sedge (DryFly)9,338Fri, 2010-11-19 01:49
206
White Winged Akroyd8,667Fri, 2010-11-19 09:53
207
International Bunny (Fry Pattern)8,665Fri, 2010-11-19 11:54
208
Sugarlump Emerger7,513Fri, 2010-11-19 01:49
209
McPhail Pink Bug9,550Fri, 2010-11-19 01:49
210
Mr Softy (Lure) 7,038Fri, 2010-11-19 01:49
211
Spent Gnat (MayFly)10,844Fri, 2010-11-19 01:49
212
Tying an Emerger Midge Shuttlecock10,417Thu, 2010-11-18 13:05
213
A Fry Pattern15,052Thu, 2010-11-18 10:29
214
Fry pattern9,705Sun, 2010-10-24 09:11
215
Tying a Thunder Dunkeld11,179Sat, 2010-09-04 15:01
216
The Sunburst Kate McLaren11,538Sun, 2010-07-25 00:59
217
The Comally Flamethrower12,744Sat, 2010-07-24 17:57
218
Crayfish Carp Fly14,036Mon, 2010-07-19 22:29
219
Mosely May Wulff 8,757Wed, 2010-05-12 11:40
220
Green Highlander tube11,175Wed, 2010-05-12 01:32
221
Gray Ghost15,235Wed, 2010-05-12 13:40

User comments
GFF staff comment
From: Martin Joergensen · martin·at·globalflyfisher.com  Link
Submitted April 15th 2014

Cheers Anonymous,

The list is updated daily, and usually up to date, and with more than 220 videos by Davie McPhail, I doubt that the list can be more complete than it is. I scour the web daily for new entries, and usually add them the same day they are published - as with today's McPhail-video, which was added before I saw your comment.

If you are impatient, you can suggest the new videos yourself, and I will publish them as soon as I see your suggestion.

Martin


From: Cheers! - Full name and email anonymized  Link
Submitted April 14th 2014

Enjoy Davie McPhail's tying, and your convenient list of many of his flies. Is there some way his newer flies will be put into this list? It would be great if it can be ongoing. For instance, he just published a new fly since your # 1.

Thanks for the effort so far.


From: Preston · prestonelsner·at·yahoo.com  Link
Submitted March 5th 2014

Davie, I'm an old flytyer fisherman from Trout Creek, Mi.. Your tying style is the same as what I grew-up with. Your instruction has opened many childrens eyes to a sport of a life time. Keep up the good work and remain loyal to your fans.


From: Gareth - Full name and email anonymized  Link
Submitted November 23rd 2013

Davie
I think your videos are great. I would like to try some of the Classic Flies. I have watched you building a wing, you make it look so easy. Where can I purchase the dyed Turkey Tails, I have tried using Goose, not very successful.
Kind Regards
Gareth


From: Travis Fabrizi · travis·at·tbirdregistry.com  Link
Submitted October 23rd 2013

Hi Davie,
My name is Travis I live and guide in the northeast of the US, My home waters are the catskills. I do a lot of salmon fishing all over the country and Canada.. I have a couple of patterns I would love to send you to see how they work on your waters, not that you need any flies you are for sure a master at the art.. If you would try them I would greatly appreciate it. Breezymountainflyfishing.com Travisfabrizi.com/blog
Tight lines
Travis


From: Howard Eighmey · howbike·at·aol.com  Link
Submitted March 1st 2013

Davie reminds me of my father who tied for over 50 years. Davie is a Master at his craft as was my father.
Thank you Davie I truly enjoy watching your videos.
Howard Eighmey
Grand Island, Florida


From: Lutz Sander · lutzsander69·at·hotmail.com  Link
Submitted October 26th 2012

I like Davies tying. He shows how easy it can be to tie difficult looking flies.
And he's not relentlessly modern, he will never forget a traditionally style.
Greetz from Germany


From: Richard Katzman · rikatzman·at·live.com  Link
Submitted October 21st 2012

I enjoy watching and listening to your fly tying videos. Each one is exceptional in content and value. The only thing I would like to see you add to each of your videos is a list of the materials you are using with each fly. You could either include the list in the beginning or at the end of each video. That would be very helpful. I will be looking forward to your new videos. Thank you, you're the best fly tying instructor I seen.


From: John Murray · jmm1937·at·hotmail.com  Link
Submitted September 1st 2012

I have watched your flytying for two years or so,and im sure im tying a better fly,you do make it very easy to follow,and im quite happy to let other like minded lads know where they might improve,my area of tying is spiders,they are great in the Tay for trout and sea trout .
Thank you.


GFF staff comment
From: Martin Joergensen · martin·at·globalflyfisher.com  Link
Submitted June 6th 2012

Theo,

First of all: I don't expect Davie to see your comment. We feature his videos, but we have no contact with him and don't expect him to reply to questions here.

Secondly, if you search, you will find tonnes of online stores that sell Wapsi and very likely lots that will mail to Belgium (in the UK, Netherlands and France for instance) You can also contact Wapsi by email and inquire about a Belgian dealer.

Martin


From: Deracourt Theo · theo.deracourt·at·telenet.be  Link
Submitted June 6th 2012

Hi Davie ! I'm Theo from Belgium and I'm impressed by the way you create flies. I would like to know were i can buy Wapsi dubbing material , for instance the SLF squirrel dubbing. It would be great if you can give me some adresses to purchase the material !!

Best regards,
Theo


From: Mark - Full name and email anonymized  Link
Submitted February 13th 2012

How do we purchase videos of Davie McPhail's fly patterns



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