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"Black Nose Dace Bucktail Streamer"
Edition: January 2019
Written by: Jerry Coviello
Photographed By: Jerry Coviello
Creator: Art Flick
Tier: Jerry Coviello
In 1947 Art Flick, an accomplished and innovative fly tyer from the Catskill Region of NY, published his best-known book ''Art Flick’s Streamside Guide''. Here is where the Black Nose Dace Bucktail Stream was first introduced. Art invented the Black Nose Dace Bucktail Streamer to imitate the dace and chubs that lived in the stream. Today this is one of the most popular flies to catch trout and bass with.
The Black Nose Dace is a simple fly to learn how to tie, one of the tricks is to keep it sparse. This fly will teach how to work with Bucktail and Tinsel. This fly is tied on a streamer hook, which is 5X to 7X long in sizes 4 through 12. To see a video on how to tie this fly, go HERE.
Hook: 5X to 7X long shank Hook sizes 4 through 12
Thread: Black 6/0 or 70 Denier
Tail: Red Yarn
Body: Silver Mylar Tinsel
Wing: Brown over Black over White Bucktail
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