Presentation is alfa and omega when fishing emergers.
This incredibly simple pattern, truly, it only takes a few minutes to tie! makes emergers into immergers. This technique places your pattern right below the surface film (immersed) as if the insect is actually climbing out of the shuck onto the surface.
Taking my Fender emerger one step further by extending the deer hair parachute post which places the entire hook, and tippet point entirely under the surface…
All you need:
Hook: Mustad C49S http://www.mustad.no/productcatalog/product.php?id=177
Tying Thread: Dyneema
Post: Deer hair wrapped in moose hair coated with Bug Bond
Parachute hackle: Deer hair
November 22, 2012 | Categories: Fly Photography, Fly Tying, Material Reviews, Step by Step | Tags: Bug Bond, Deer hair, Dry Fly, Emergers. immerger, Fly Tying, May fly, moose hair, quill bodies, Realistic, small flies, Step by Step | 1 Comment