Killer Bug

A simple yet highly effective attractor nymph fly.

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They don't call it the Killer Bug for no reason. Originated by the famed English river keeper Frank Sawyer, this simple but highly effective scud will fool even the spookiest of fish. The fly is best fished with an “induced take” – sight cast, let the fly drift toward the fish, and as the fly nears its target raise your rod making the fly rise up in the water. The action renders the fly irresistible to trout and grayling. The Killer's ability to be a true multi-purpose fly makes it a must-have in every fly box.
Sizes 10, 14.
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Overall: 4.9/5 starsShow Rating Distribution 4.9 / 5 based on 7 reviews

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7 of 7 reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.

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    What a fly - 5/20/2014
    By: from bronx, NY

    Being from the Bronx, NY , I mainly fish the nyc watershed river system. Tailwater fishing is a year round addiction of mine. This fly is my go to anytime of year, always seemS to catch a fish

  • 5/5 stars 5/5

    Bugs bugs bugs - 5/14/2014
    By: from pittsburgh PA
    Top 1000 Contributor

    Fish love bugs. Something. You can fish most of the year with success. Who doesn't love bugs? Drop one it, then pull out a trophy.

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    Great fly - 3/11/2014
    By: from Friedens, Pa.
    Top 250 Contributor

    Looks simple but it does wonders. Wouldn't but if I didn't like it. Orvis flies are top quality.

  • 4/5 stars 4/5

    can't wait - 3/4/2014
    By: from Central NJ

    More than consciously optimistic about this one. It will be the first fly I cast this weekend

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