How to Tie a DPD Nymph

Producer: Tim Flagler

Tier and videographer Tim Flagler: “I start with a Partridge heavy-wire Czech nymph hook in size 14. Getting hold of the hook with plunger-style hackle pliers makes handling easier. Pick up a 7/64” black nickel bead and feed it onto the hook, small hole first, then get the assembly firmly secured in the jaws of your tying vise.”