About the Whitehead Damsel Leadhead Trout Fly
Another good standby for stalking duties, designed by Tony for use on smallwater fisheries where the larger trout have become wise to the quicker moving lures.
Always moisten or lubricate knots in nylon before tightening them.
Creator of this trout fly: Tony Hern
Tier of this trout fly: Tony Hern
Country of origin for this trout fly: England
This trout fly is designed to be fished on Still Water
- Hook : 12 - 14
- Thread : Olive
- Tail : Olive marabou
- Body : Olive fritz
- Head : Split shot
Start by pinching on a splitshot to a size 12, and painting it with two coats of White Cellire.
Paint a green eye on each side.
For the actual material dressing part, use olive 8/0 thread to apply a tail of olive marabou. The body is olive fritz.
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