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How to Tie a Single Wing Flatwing

Producer: Tim Flagler  |  Tightline Productions

Joe Cordeiro ties a Single Wing Flatwing baitfish imitation. You’ll want a stout vise and good, strong tying thread for this pattern, but the result is a pattern that captures all the underwater subtlety and visual appeal of saltwater prey. This fly has not only the side profile but the length and bulk of most typical baitfish, and the flat wing sits on top of the fly and creates an undulating motion when the fly is retrieved.

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  • http://twitter.com/metamurph thomas murphy

    great looking fly.  I love how you have the in the water shots.  

  • Anonymous

    What is the best application for this fly?