|These fantastic tubes are fantastic for two reasons. Though originally designed fro creating a fly with
the convenience of a bead head, we found that they are superb for making Scandinavian style tube
You simply tye on your pattern and leave the "Nub" at the end to create your own tube with an extra
punch of weight at the front. A super solution to solving hook "hang down".
If you tie on the plastic liner tube that is inseeted in the metal component (like you would do with a
Shumakov tube) the ball on the end stabalizes the wing and hackle of the fly. It essentially gives the
wing and hackle a propped up effect that allows the fly to keep a great deal of its bulk when in a
They come in 2 sizes (22mm and 15mm) and four types, brass, copper, gunsmoke, and silver.
|Order your Nubby Tube Assortment Today!
|......or order by type and length. Four fantastic finishes!
|These Nubby Tubes were tyed with the "Nub" exposed. This gives the fly
the look of a bead head. We like to dip some of the "nubbs" in our custom
Powder Paint to give them a coloured head.
|These tubes were tied in the Scandinavian style. All tying is done on the plastic liner.
The "Nub" acts as a prop that holds the shape and silhouette of the wing and hackle
while being fished in a current. You end up with a large profile fly that is well balance
(no "Hook Hangdown") and has a nice neat head.