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App’s Bloodworm

Posted on 23 March 2013 by Vincent

The App’s bloodworm created a real buzz on several reservoirs over the last couple of years. It has proven itself to be a real trout slayer, especially in winter time. Fished dead-drift on a bung, it can save your day! The fun part is, you don’t even need tying thread for this fly!

On De Ronde Bleek we use this fly a lot. Especially with a bung system. Usually pretty deep. Most trout feed on the 4m to 6m layer, so we want to present this fly at these depths. To reach these depths fast, I use one tungsten bead on the fly. The original pattern only has plastic or glass beads.

It’s a fast tie, because you don’t even need a tying thread! It’s all done using a hook, the flexi floss, some beads and a threader. Darn easy!

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2 Responses to App’s Bloodworm

  1. on 24 March 2013 at 06:10 berry said:

    Nice fly Vincent.
    Real easy to ty.

    Cheers Berry.

  2. on 31 March 2013 at 14:52 Ochi said:

    Because I was busy tying for the Ronde Bleek I made a few of this one’s also.
    Easy fly once you tried one.

    Nice Pattern Vincent!

    Used the flexifloss from the Euroshopper.
    All colors 1 euro 🙂
    I’ll keep you informed about the results of the flies on the Ronde Bleek, next saturday it’s my first trip.

    Greetz Ochi

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