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John Tyzacks Flies

The details below represent the demonstration fly patterns that were tied by John Tyzack when he visited Worcester Fly Dressers on 29th October 2013. These patterns can also be found being tied by John on the Video page.

 

Pimped-Up Pink Shrimp

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Tying Materials

Hook: Fish On Curved (std) 14-12

Underbody: 0.4mm lead wire 10 turns encased in Uni-thread 8/0 – pink

Thread: Ultimate Tying Silk (UTS) – pink

Rib: 0.18mm wire – red

Back: Shimmer-back (ribbon) – pink

Legs: Salmon pink easy-dub brush

 

Drab Pink Shrimp (Heavy)

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Tying Materials

Hook: Fish On Wet n Dry 16-14

Underbody: Tungsten shrimp back (small)

Thread: UTS (pink)

Rib: 0.18mm wire – pink

Back: Shimmer-back (braided) – pink

Legs/body: Natural grey squirrel

 

Red Tag Jig

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Tying Materials

Hook: Fish On Jig 14-12

Bead: 3.5mm slotted

Thread: UTS (orange)

Tag: Glo brite floss

Rib: 0.18mm wire – red

Body: Shimmer-dub – Peacock Bronze

Hackle: Natural grey CDC

Collar: As tag

 

Grayling Quill (Heavy)

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Tying Materials

Hook: Fish On Wet 14

Underbody: Tungsten Nymph Body (2.4) – nickel

Thread: UTS (black)

Tag: Glo brite floss

Body: Stripped peacock eye quill – natural

Thorax cover: Pearl Mylar tinsel #10

Thorax: Natural grey squirrel

 

Orange Collared Quill

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Tying Materials

Hook: Fish On Wet n Dry 16-18

Thread: UTS (orange)

Bead: 2mm tungsten

Tail: Coq de Leon

Body: Stripped peacock eye quill – natural

Thorax: NBC dubbing – hot orange

 

JT Flashback

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Tying Materials

Hook: Fish On Curved (std) 12

Bead: 3mm tungsten

Underbody: 0.6mm lead wire – 10 turns

Thread: UTS (black)

Rib: 0.18mm wire – gold

Back: Pearl Mylar tinsel #10

 

Quill Shuttlecock

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Tying Materials

Hook: Fish On Curved (fine) 14-16

Thread: UTS (yellow)

Body: Stripped peacock eye quill – yellow

Wing: Natural grey CDC

Thorax: Natural grey squirrel