Virtual Nymph STONECLINGER HEAD & WING PLATES
Our rivers are teeming with Stoneclinging Mayfly nymphs. Due to the distinctive shape of these nymphs, fly tyers find it hard to imitate. Using VN-Stoneclinger head and wing plates now make tying these insets very easy and look realistic.
How to use;
After you have tied in your tails and body select the correct size head and wing plate. Cut it out using either scissors Tie in upside down over the hook eye. Tie in your 6 legs then fold over and secure with glue or epoxy resin. Although VN-Stoneclinger head and wing plates are made using a tough waterproof polymer, they can be coloured to Match the Hatch with permanent marker pens like Edding & Kurecolour. Sealing the wing buds and head with a matt varnish or glue will help the general aesthetics and also protect them for longer use on rivers & streams.
Sizes: 5mm | 6mm | 7mm