Published Jan 8. 2023 - 4 months ago
Updated or edited Jan 11. 2023


Here we will be tying the fly Dagbjört Original. Dagbjört Original reminds quite a bit to the Black Gnat patterns and for a good reason. Dagbjört Original is a fantastic fly when it comes to fish for both arctic char and brown trout here in Iceland. The best results you get fishing the fly is to fish the fly right under the surface by stripping it short and fast. The Dagbjört original is simple to tie and totally worth to keep few in your box when go fishing. It's gonna amaze you how effective this pattern is.


Author: Jón Sigurðsson.
Hook: Ahrex FW560 #12
Thread: UNI 8/0 black.
Body: Black thread.
Legs: Black cock or hen.
Wing: Grey mallard duck wing or similar grey feather.
Head: Black.

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