Reverting to the traditional lining method would not, of course, produce such slim tubes as the earlier micro tubes but the resulting Needle Tubes, developed and made in Scotland by Grays of Kilsyth since 2008, come pretty close, with a minimum outside diameter of 1.5 mm., slimmer than any other commercially produced lined fly tying tubes. Grays Of Kilsyth Grantown-On-SpeyGRAYS OF KILSYTH offers boxed selections of salmon flies, trout flies, sea trout flies, spinheads and, new for 2008, a range of fine stainless steel needle tubes for fly tying. The spinheads and needle tubes are hand made in Scotland by Grays of Kilsyth, while the trout flies and sea trout flies are supplied by the old and well established
Feb 03, 2010 · Fly Tying Topics. Grays of Kilsyth. Thread starter Dabbler.07; Start date Jan 29, 2010; Dabbler.07 Well-known member. Messages 1,927 Reaction score 41 Location Co Fermanagh. Jan 29, 2010 #1 Can anyone offer advise on the products from this distributor. I have never tied Tube Flies before, but fancy tying some small tubes to try. And these HMH Tube Tool Grays of KilsythIn addition, the adaptor will hold conventional fly tying tubes or any of the growing number of new tube styles now widely available to the fly tyer. The HMH Tube Fly Tool from Grays of Kilsyth is supplied with two pins, a selection of plastic tubes and a sample pack of 4 Grays Needle Tubes Needle Fly Vice or Tube Vice Salmon Fishing ForumFeb 05, 2009 · Hi I am looking for a clamp vice for tube flies, i have had a look on line at Grays of Kilsyth Needle Fly Vice. Have any members used this vice, and if so can it accommodate standard tubes or just needle tubes. Any other suggestions would be greatly appreciated, i have have enough of tubes
Needle Tube flies would have a comparable sink rate and similar slim profile to flies dressed previously on Waddington shanks, but with the important benefit that the hook is easily changed on the needle tube fly. See also Tube Flies. Grays Needle Tubes are now Needle Tube Shrimp - trout-salmon-fishingFly Tying Step by Step. Needle Tube Shrimp. The Needle Tube, newly developed and manufactured in Scotland by Grays of Kilsyth, is the thinnest plastic lined metal tube available for fly tying, allowing the salmon fly tyer to create extremely slim bodied flies such as this simple needle tube shrimp. Needle Tube Snake Fly - trout-salmon-fishingA Slim Tube Fly for Sea Trout. Needle Tube Snake. The Needle Tube, newly developed and manufactured in Scotland by Grays of Kilsyth, is the thinnest plastic lined metal tube available for fly tying, allowing the salmon and sea trout fly tyer to create extremely slim bodied flies such as this simple snake fly. The very fine stainless steel tube, with a diameter of only 1.5 mm, has been left
Grays Needle Tubes. Fly Tying. Trout & Salmon Fishing. Sea Trout Fishing. Fly Fishing Knots Online Salmon Flies. Illustrated below are some of the salmon fly selections and associated products available online from Grays of Kilsyth in Scotland. Needle Tubes for the Fly Tier . The very versatile HMH Tube Fly Switching to tubes for single hooks - what combination for Apr 30, 2018 · They are available from Toby Merigan at Funky Fly Tying. If you want short tubes with a very small diameter then try John Gray at Gray's Of Kilsyth. He does a stainless steel needle tube in 2 diameters 1.5mm and 1.8mm. Personally I would opt for the 1.8mm. If you want something with a larger diameter then Veniard Slipstream tubes are as good as TUBE FLY SHOPTube Flies and Fly Tying Tubes and Accessories The Tube Fly Shop presents a range of tube flies and fly tying tubes from Grays of Kilsyth, a Scottish fly shop specialising in salmon flies, sea trout flies and trout flies. Our particular focus is on the manufacture and supply of Grays Needle Tubes, ultra slim stainless steel fly tying tubes, which have proven extremely effective in salmon
Jul 14, 2018 · John has a really good stock. Contact Details * John Gray 128 High Street Grantown on Spey Scotland PH26 3EN * E-Mail:**[email protected] TROUT and SALMON FLIES by Grays of Kilsyth - Fly Tying Needle Tubes and Tube Flies Trout and Salmon Flies - Web DirectoryGrays of Kilsyth, established in 1983 in Kilsyth, Scotland, specialise in the online sale of Scottish trout and salmon flies and associated fly tying products, in particular the recently developed Grays Needle Tubes, ultra slim stainless steel fly tying tubes and tube fly vices for tying sea trout, salmon and steelhead tube flies. Tube Ressources Global FlyFisher Want to venture A newly developed tube fly vise developed by Tony Pagliei and sold for app. US$140 by Mad River Outfitters, who also have other tube fly supplies as well as some info on tube flies. Grays of Kilsyth needle fly vice Made by the Scottish shop specifically for the very thin needle tubes.
The tube has become more about how a fly swims than a means of making it sink, fly lines are now more critical to the depth at which a fly fishes. The weight of the tube in the fly still plays a part in sinking the fly, but a minor part in controlling fishing depth. So, these Grays of Kilsyth tubes are described as Needle Tubes. tube vises - The Fly Tying Bench - Fly TyingNov 06, 2012 · I have just been through this dilemma. There are only a few which clamp the tube directly. The renzetti, dynaking and most of the retrofit attachments use the collet and pin system and do not clamp onto the tube. The Peak, HMH, "off the hook" and the Grays of Kilsyth needle tube NEEDLE TUBES - Fine Stainless Steel Fly Tying Tubes for Gray's Needle Tubes 1.2. Gray's Needle Tubes are available in five sizes, each supplied in a pack of ten, as shown in the photograph on the right. Each pack includes a 20cm length of silicone tubing to be cut and used to connect a hook to the rear of the finished tube fly. The external tube diameter is 1.2 mm