Thursday, 23 February 2017

Tying A Cam Sigler Big Game Tube

Step by step instructions for the classic bill fish fly Cam Sigler's Big Game Tube.  It's been a mainstay of the billfish fly fishing scene for years and contineus to work for  marlin, sailfish and other pelagic species too.  It's not the most difficult tie, but will make you burn through a lot of materials.
Materials used
Large diameter plastic tube
Thread: 3/0 (I use semperfli nanosilk)
Tail:Saddle hackles 12-18 in contrasting colours
Flash:Saltwater flashabou
Colar: Several plumes of marabou
Eyes:large eyes of your choice
UV resin
Popper: Cam Sigler Popping head