Jock Scot – Trout Wet Flies

Size #10 Jock Scots, custom order of fishing flies.

Jock Scot – Trout Wet Fly

Thread: Danville Flymaster 6/0 #1 White to tie the fly, black for the head.

Tag: None

Tail: Golden pheasant crest (this used yellow fibers) and short scarlet tuft

Ribbing: Flat silver tinsel

Body: Rear ½ yellow floss, front ½ black floss

Hackle: Guinea fowl fibers

Wing: Blue, yellow, scarlet, & white-tipped turkey – married; peacock sword topping, jungle cock eye **

Assembly of the trout version of the Jock Scot wing can be variable. The white-tipped turkey is more easily mounted first, with the blue, yellow, and red married over. Also white-tipped blue mallard can be used on smaller sizes with the remaining colors veiled above them.

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