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Model: EF-3854-12Bar Code: 886741012126Brand: The Essential Fly
Klinkhammer Olive (Hi Vis Posts) created by Hans Van Klinken.
This is definitely an essential fly. This excellent fish-catching fly was devised by the innovative Dutch fly-tyer Hans Van Klinken. The fly, which hangs down in the water supported by the parachute hackle,could be classed as an emerger, an aquatic insect on the point of hatching; whatever the classification, the trout certainly find it extremely attractive. It has been effective on English chalk streams for both trout and grayling. The hackle has floatant applied with the body taking in water so that it sits low as an emerger.
For the more adventurous among you we have provided tying specifications for the Klinkhammer Olive (Hi Vis Posts). Remember at The Essential Fly we sell the Klinkhammer Olive (Hi Vis Posts) at incredible prices with a top quality fly and service to back it up. It is certainly worth tying the Klinkhammer Olive (Hi Vis Posts) 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 Klinkhammer Olive (Hi Vis Posts) as your can spend more time fishing instead of tying flies - buy volume online with us.Hook SizesLiving Larva Hook sizes 10 to 20Silk ThreadBlackBodyFine medium black fur dubbingBody HackleBrown cock parachute styleWing postPolypropylene yarn
Living Larva Hook sizes 10 to 20
Fine medium black fur dubbing
Brown cock parachute style
Small, fast mountain streams with a lot of glint being thrown off the surface by the sun - we are talking about the Pyrenees. Every aid to watching the fly is welcome. These are big, robust and very very visible. I got my leg pulled for using such "oversized" flies for dainty mountain trout - but the last time I went back tto one of the streams I noticed another fly fisherman had tied an "oversized" fly just like the ones I had purchased from Essential Fly. Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery!
Well tied flies on quality hooks
cheers Colin, glad you like them.