It took a small black and yellow monkey tube fly
then ran up and down the pool for 25 minutes before the ghillie managed to net it.
A tube fly
can carry a lot of bulk or you can streamline it.
Late reported catches included Steve Patterson from County Durham, with a fine 19lb 4oz salmon caught on a Tube Fly
from Merryshields before the season closed.
A member of Wath Brow & Ennerdale AA, Geoff cast a Thunder & Lighting 3/4inch brass tube fly
over the Mill Race pool on his local stretch of the River Ehen in West Cumbria.
One of the biggest salmon landed on rod and line, estimated to weigh close to 50lb, was taken on November 28 by Edinburgh's Jim Reid while fishing a stretch of the Tweed using a goldbodied Willie Gunn tube fly
If the Wye is carrying extra water an alternative to spinning is to use a sinking head line and a heavy tube fly
to get down into the water and a Willie Gunn pattern is a favourite on the river.
The company of the same name have taken a standard tube fly
and produced a really innovative kit that allows you to convert it into a myriad of different coloured or weighed flies, flying C lures and bladespinners of different lengths.
It was taken at midnight on his blue and silver treble tube fly
and floating line.
Jim was fishing from a boat in the south arm, where Phil Tomlin, of Great Glen, caught a 4lb brown trout to a silver tube fly
Unlike electrons in a semiconductor, which are slowed by collisions with crystal-lattice atoms, electrons in a tube fly
unobstructed through the vacuum.
Tom was using a 14ft Greys GR50 rod, an old Greys reel, a Hardy Mach 55 fly line, 12lb nylon and a 1cm micro-cone Snaelda tube fly
with a tiny size 16 Partridge Outpoint treble hook.
The fish took a Black and Yellow Tube fly
and was safely returned.