Semperfli - Pure Silk - Golden Olive - #11

Semperfli - Pure Silk - Golden Olive - #11

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Packing Weight:  9g



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Our Part Number:  sem-slk-11
Bar Code:  886741057394
Manufacturer Part Number:  886741057394
Brand:  Semperfli
Tying Material Color:  Golden Olive
Length in Meters:  50

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Semperfli Pure Silk #11 Golden Olive

Pure silk has been used as a fly tying thread for hundreds of years.  Semperfli Golden Olive Pure Silk has been designed to match the Edmonds and Lee #11 Golden Olive Silk in their book Brook & River Trouting.

In1854 Greenwell used pure silk as the basis of the Greenwell's Glory came to be tied, but there is no doubt silks have been used in Salmon Flies and Trout Flies for hundreds of years. If we look at the Greenwells Glory which was the invention of Canon William Greenwell of Durham "I caught some of them, and came to the conclusion that the best imitation would be the inside of a blackbird's wing, with a body of red and black hackle, tied with yellow silk."

Product Reviews

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Tying silk
Monday, 13 March 2017  | 

Just what I wanted

Semperfli pure silk
Thursday, 26 January 2017  | 

Excellent for tying spiders bought full set of colours and when waxed a great impersonation of pearsalls
Would recommend

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