About the Elwyn's Shuttlecock Trout Fly
The Elwyn's Shuttlecock is a good fly when trout are on or near the surface feeding on hatching buzzers. Watch out for the take on the drop.
Use a Floating Line and as long a, de-greased leader as you can comfortably fish.
The nice thing about catch and release is that one can always renew acquaintances with one's old opponents.
Robin Armstrong, "Chalk streams & Lazy Trout".
Creator of this trout fly: Elwyn Davies
Tier of this trout fly: Elwyn Davies
Country of origin for this trout fly: Wales
This trout fly is designed to be fished on Dams & Reservoirs, Still Water fish
- Hook : 12-16.
- Thread : Black.
- Body : Back tying silk, coat with glitter varnish.
- Butt : Red floss or tying thread
- Wing : 4 CDC feathers, whip finish below eye.
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