Published Jun 16. 2021 - 1 month ago
Updated or edited Jun 16. 2021

Karat Fly

There are plenty of big fish coming out of the larger Stillwaters. I would bet a pound to a pinch of salt they are falling to patterns not dissimilar to this! Larger Humungus style flies create a huge amount of movement with the chain bead eyes and long mobile tails. Generally they are fished on fast sinking lines like DI7 and DI8 and the retrieve is mixed up. The takes when fishing like this can be few and far between but when you get one it may well be the fish of a lifetime!

Hook - Hanak H266 #8
Thread Initial - UTC Balck 140d
Eyes - B&Q Light Chain
Second Thread - Semperfli Nano Silk 12/0 Black
Tail - Comp Candy Marabou Black Jack
Flash - Troutline Gold & Pearl
Body - Semperfli Black Chennile
Rib - Troutline Flashabou Dubbing Gold

Have you got the patience for hunting down the big resident fish? Let me know in the comments section below.

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