Here, we have one more great recipe for a mayfly nymph pattern using UV resin, Jim’s UV Cure Mayfly Nymph. Like usual, Jim delivers an easy-to-follow fly tying video tutorial for creating a very interesting design for a popular fly pattern. Try it out!

Ingredients

To tie Jim Misiura’s UV Cure Mayfly Nymph, you need the following:

  • Hook: scud hooks sizes #12 – #18, Jim used Maruto c46 Shrimp & Caddis Fly Hooks in size #14
  • Bead: 2mm Silver
  • Resin: Diamond Fine
  • Thread: Dark Brown
  • Tail: Wood Duck Flank
  • Rib: Pearl Krystal Flash
  • Body: Dark Brown Thread
  • Wingcase: Scud Skin
  • Thorax: Beaver dubbing, we recommend Hemingway’s Beaver Dubbing
  • Legs: Wood Duck Flank
Maruto curved short shank fly hooks c46

Maruto Shrimp & Caddis Curved Short Shank Fly Hooks c46

Beaver Plus Dubbing - Dark Gray

Hemingway’s Beaver Plus Dubbing – Dark Gray

 

Try tying this great fly yourself! Give us your comments below. Share photos of your UV Cure Mayfly Nymph flies or fish caught with this pattern on our Facebook page.

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