Published Feb 19. 2020 - 1 month ago
Updated or edited Feb 19. 2020

Sterling Jig Nymph

We welcome back Mr. Kevin Compton of Performance Flies. Kevin shares one of his newer patterns, the Sterling jig nymph, and be sure to stick around immediately following the tying, as he also shares a tip to make your fly tying more efficient. There are lots of intermediate to advanced techniques in this one, thus be prepared to watch it more than once! Thanks for sharing this great fly with us, Kevin.

Performance Flies: https://www.performanceflies.com/
Double Duck Caddis: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9EBNvrH6H4

Materials:
Hook: Hanak H 450 BL; #14 - 16
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/hooks/barbless-hooks/hanak-h-450-bl-j...
Bead: 3.0mm slotted tungsten; silver
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/beads/tungsten-beads/slotted-tungsten...
Thread: Benecchi 12/0; light gray
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/body-materials/thread-tinsel-wire/gio...
Tail: Coq de Leon; medium pardo
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/body-materials/feathers-hackle/whitin...
Ribbing: Veevus holographic small tinsel; brown
Ribbing: Extra fine wire; silver
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/body-materials/thread-tinsel-wire/hen...
Body: Pheasant tail fibers
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/body-materials/feathers-hackle/nature...
Wing: CDC; natural wild duck CDC fibers
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/body-materials/feathers-hackle/swiss-...
Thorax: Jack Mickievicz Natural Pine Squirrel w/ Antron and UV flash dubbing
https://competitiveangler.com/shop/body-materials/dubbing/jack-mickievic...

Kevin would also like to credit: Peter Durisik, Slovakia

Thanks for viewing this YouTube fly tying tutorial, and I encourage you to view my additional videos at the following website: http://www.troutandfeather.com

View more Guest Tier videos here: http://www.troutandfeather.com/fly-tying-videos#/guest-tiers

If you have any thoughts or questions based on this video, please leave them down below in the "Comments" section or you can email me: tcammisa@gmail.com

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Fly fishing for beginners can be difficult at first, thus be sure to stick with it and ask others for advice. If in the need for some helpful tips and other fly tying and fly fishing information, be sure to check out my "Trout and Feather" accounts on Facebook and Instagram. Through my website, you can also sign-up for monthly emails; just scroll down to the bottom of the home page. Thanks!

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