Lance Egan’s Red Dart Fly Tying Video

In this instructional fly tying video Tony Torrence demonstrates how to tie Lance Egan’s Red Dart. This attractor pattern is a local favorite for fishing as the point fly in a Hopper-Dropper configuration. As a jigged pattern it also makes a great point fly for a two fly nymphing set-up. Tie a few in various sizes and weights to meet the river conditions and you will be very pleased in how well the Red Dart produces fish.

Red Dart

Lance Egan’s Red Dart

Thread: Veevus 10/0, Red
Hook: TMC C400BL Sizes 12-16: Size 12 in Video
Bead: Gold Slotted Tungsten Bead: size 1/8 in Video
Weight: Lead Wire 3-4 wraps; 0.015 in Video
Tail: Red Hackle Fibers: Hareline Chinese Strung Saddle Hackle
Rib: Pearl Sulky tinsel or Micro Pearl Flashabou
Counter-rib: 6X Mono Tippet
Abdomen: Peacock Hareline Ice Dub
Hackle: Furnace Hen Hackle
Thorax/Hotspot: UV Pink Hareline Ice Dub


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