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Olive Tuft Fly

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About the Olive Tuft Trout Fly

The Olive Tuft is a slight variation on a traditional wet fly dressing to imitate lake and pond olives. It has been extremely successful for wild brown trout on big waters in southern Ireland, but is equally at home on large reservoirs when fished as part of a team.

Creator of this trout fly: Robbie Winram

Tier of this trout fly: Robbie Winram

Country of origin for this trout fly: England

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

Dressings

  • Hook : 12-14.
  • Thread : Sparton Professional, olive.
  • Tail : Golden pheasant tippets dyed olive.
  • Rib : Fine gold wire.
  • Body : Olive Bug Dub.
  • Throat Hackle : English partridge dyed olive.
  • Wing : Rolled mantle, back or scapula wigeon feather.
  • Head : Olive Bug Dub.

Partridge Limerick.

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