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Sooty Bumble Fly

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About the Sooty Bumble Trout Fly

Rod Tye works within the traditions and lore’s of Irish fly design dating back to the early 19c. Whilst many of the flies are original in some sense, they would not claim to be "inventions" in the strictest sense of that term, but rather the combination of the accumulated experience of others and himself, across time. The flies are made according to how they perform, and in many ways, they make themselves.

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Creator of this trout fly: Rod Tye

Tier of this trout fly: Rod Tye

Country of origin for this trout fly: Ireland

This trout fly is designed to be fished on Dams & Reservoirs, Still Water fish

Dressings

  • Hook : 10 - 14
  • Thread : Brown
  • Tail : Golden pheasant tippets dyed olive green
  • Rib : Black holographic tinsel
  • Body : Blend of dark green and black seal's fur
  • Body Hackle : Black cock and red game cock dyed green olive wound together
  • Shoulder Hackle : Grey partridge

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