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Black Pennell Fly

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  • 3 Pack: $4.17, £3.60, 4.20
  • 12 Pack: $13.90, £12.00, 14.00
    (12 flies for the price of 10)
  • Selection Total: $4.17

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About the Black Pennell Trout Fly

The Black Pennell fly in your flybox is more flexible than it's Victorian creator had probably imagined.

Tied bushy it’s a splendid dapping fly. The smallest version mimics the midges. It’s an effective top dropper imitating one of many natural flies.

The large sizes are best sunk and fished as a lure.

Expert Tip:

This particular tying of the Black Pennell is best used as a wet fly when the buzzers are toiling their way to the surface.

Observation, observation and observation will help you decide which method or pattern to use.

Creator of this trout fly: H Cholmondeley Pennell

Tier of this trout fly: Paul Srasman

Country of origin for this trout fly: England

This trout fly is designed to be fished on Rivers & Streams, Still Water

Pattern Dressings

  • Hook : 8-14.
  • Tying Silk : Black.
  • Tail : Golden peasant tippets.
  • Body : Black seal' fur.
  • Rib : Oval silver tinsel or wire, according to hook size.
  • Hackle : Black cock or hen, long.

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