Josh says this is a thin body stone fly, so he can get the fly down faster with a little less weight.
If you don’t know, Josh is part of the USA Fly Fishing Team.
Hook: Saber 7230; size 8
Bead: Silver tungsten; 3.5mm
Weight: .015 wire; 15 wraps
Thread: 6/0 UNI; black
Tail & Legs: Life Flex; black
Body & Wing Case: Scud back; black
Thorax: Ice Dub; evenly mix UV purple and UV black
Here is another video of Josh tying this fly on Tim Cammisa’s channel. Josh gives us more information in this video on this pattern, including the best way to fish this stone fly. Enjoy!