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Model: EF-3800-10Bar Code: 886741011495Brand: The Essential Fly
The Grey Drake represents the female dun of Emphemera danica and the Green Drake imitates the male of that species. The term 'Drake' originates from the feathers used in the wing of this fly. It is tied in a 'fanwing' style.
For the more adventurous among you we have provided tying specifications for the Grey Drake Mayfly. Remember at The Essential Fly we sell the Grey Drake Mayfly at incredible prices with a top quality fly and service to back it up. It is certainly worth tying the Grey Drake Mayfly yourself to understand the pleasure of catching a fish with your own tied fly, however at the price we sell flies it is only worth tying one or two Grey Drake Mayfly as your can spend more time fishing instead of tying flies - buy volume online with us.Hook SizesDry Fly - Long shank 12Silk ThreadBlack or brownTailFibres from a cock pheasant tailBodyNatural Raffia or white silkRibBlack silkHackleBadgerWingGrey duck body feathers tied fanwing style
Dry Fly - Long shank 12
Black or brown
Fibres from a cock pheasant tail
Natural Raffia or white silk
Grey duck body feathers tied fanwing style
Fast and efficient service. The flies all look well tied and I am looking forward to trying them.