I'm on hold for a touch, while my bench has been put together, our bedroom is unworkable, wife needs work top and shelves erected ( for her craftwork, local builder ).
Recently bought "The feather Mechanic " by Gordon Van Der Spuy and find it an interesting read (hope it improves my...
Hook: #12 klink/stonefly
Thread : ulta 70 dk brown
Tail: hot pink disco zonker
Body: pink dubbing
Wingcase: Peacock hearl
Legs: Indian hen cape, natural black
Varied the colours a tad but hope fish appreceate it???
OK I see what you're saying and your thoughts, and yes it doesn't make sense.
But at it works fine for me, I only use that method for local river work, so I'm not deep wading.
However over winter I will look into what your saying.
Fish safe and happy.
Black and peacock spider or F fly, other members of forum are helping you what can I say.
That is why I think this is a fantastic helpful forum with good members 👍
Keep turning that thread Gary.