Tying a Chicken Finger

Producer: Richard Strolis

Richard Strolis: “Another one of my weighted anchor creations for use in a weighted euro nymph rig. This fly, like many others, can be tied in a variety of shades and sizes to imitate any mayfly nymph. You can also omit the wingcase and tie the fly in the round.”

Hook: Barb-less Nymph Size 20-8
Thread: UTC 140
Tail: Brahma Hen or Pheasant Tail
Abdomen: Acetate Floss
Rib: Sulky Holographic Tinsel
Wingcase: Flashy Back
Thorax: Spiky Squirrel Dub
Head: Faceted or Standard Tungsten Bead