Dual Wire Copper John Fly Tying Tutorial


New twist on a classic. John Barr has created a number of patterns, this being one of the most widely known/versatile patterns. Offering a level of realism combined with weight to get down to the fish, this is definitely one that you will want to tie up.

Material List

Thread - 8/0 Veevus

Weight - .020 Lead Wire

Tail - Stripped Goose Biots

Body - UTC Wire (Small/Brassie)

Thorax - Peacock Eye

Back - Thin Skin

Flash - Holographic Silver Flashabou

Collar - SLF Dubbing

Legs - Centipede Legs

Epoxy - Loon UV Thick 



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