tube fly


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tube fly

n
(Angling) angling an artificial fly with the body tied on a hollow tube that can slide up the leader when a fish takes
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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.