Published Jan 1. 2022 - 4 months ago

Bead Head Pheasant Tail Nymph

The Bead Head Pheasant Tail is one of the most popular trout flies ever, and it works anywhere trout swim. This is a great pattern to learn for the beginning tier!

Hook - 2XL Nymph Hook
Bead - Copper Bead
Weight - Lead Wire
Tail - Pheasant Tail
Abdomen/Body - Pheasant Tail
Rib - Copper Wire
Thorax - Peacock Herl
Wingcase - Pheasant Tail
Legs - Pheasant Tail

Here's a chart of what size beads to get for what size hooks -

12 Hook - 1/8"
14 Hook - 7/64"
16 Hook - 3/32"
18 Hook - 5/64"
20 Hook -1/16"

Buy materials at the link below -

Martin Joergensen


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Great video but I always like to know who makes the tools being used. I believe I saw loon but the bobkin?


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