Electric Stonefly Nymph

Electric Stonefly Nymph
Electric Stonefly Nymph

This fly is from the cache on RockyMountainFly.com. I’ve been playing with some cool articulated stones lately, but I really like the straight forward approach to this pattern. I much prefer the look and ease of tying in the thin skin over feather slips. JD Miller does a great job with this pattern. Enjoy.

Electric Stonefly Nymph – Click for Step by Step

Hook: TMC 200R, sz 6
Thread: Black 6/0
Bead: 5/32 Black Tungsten
Underbody: .015 Lead Wire
Tail: Black Goose Biots
Rib: Medium Red Ultra Wire
Back: Black Thin Skin
Abdomen: Bronze Brown Lite Brite Dubbing
Flashback: Red Holographic Flashabou
Wingcase: Black Thin Skin
Thorax: Same as abdomen
Legs: 3 sets Black Hen Hackle

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