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How to Make and Fish the KBK fly

make fish kbk fly Since the last KBK video I’ve been asked many times not just how to tie them but also how to fish a KBK fly. Here is both of those questions hopefully answered. The KBK recipe Hook – Morikawa weighted jig hook Thread – Uni Thread 6/0 white Body – Jamieson’s Shetland […]

Make a fly tying profile plate for less than £5

A fly tying profile plate Whatever fly patterns you tie a fly tying profile plate is a blessing, especially if, like me, the reading glasses have to come out to play more often than they use to! For years the fly tying profile plate has been pretty essential to me. Not only do they help to put […]

The Killer Bug Kebari – KBK caught on camera!

The Killer Bug Kebari designed by tenkarastuff.com has proved itself to us this year on many occasions. Fishing it dead drift or putting a little life to it, it hasn’t let us down. I’ve talked in depth on a previous post here. This post is about showing it in action. The Design The Killer Bug Kebari is […]

The KBK (Killer Bug Kebari) secret is let loose.

As pointed out in my last post I had a fly – The Killer Bug Kebari (KBK). I’d been working on for some time and as normal needed to “run it ragged” before making it available. New KBK available by clicking here I’ve made a few Killer bug Kebari and they have worked pretty well but […]

Tenkara on the Isle of Mull

A week on the Isle of Mull with Tenkara on my mind… Everywhere I go now along the tenkara pack, it takes very little room and is so light it can go anywhere with me. Mull is an incredible place to visit. The whole week could have been spent sightseeing, every turn another visual masterpiece to be absorbed […]

Wading Staff with rod inside – Review by Paddy Hall

Probably like yourself I love fishing and for many reasons and one of those reasons, apart from getting a tight line, I love meeting the people who have the same passion as myself. One such person who certainly has a passion for our piscatorial adventures is a great friend Paddy. Sadly I don’t get to […]

The right feathers

From experience I’ve learnt to not tie certain flies because there are better flies to spend my time on. From the early days of being like a kid in a sweet shop and buying flies because they looked ace!  To being told certain flies where “working well” on the stocked reservoirs, to clearly see that […]

Tenkara from a boat?

    The beauty of Scotland I’ve been going to Scotland for a number of years and if you’ve been you know why the fishing is as it is. We tend to go for the sea fishing but as the Kilninver Estate we stay on has a couple of stunning lochs I always take my […]

Amano Kebari

A quick easy yet very effective fly to tie. This fly has proven itself time again in the dark peat stained water around where I live in the Peak District. Played in the water it induces takes very effectively.        

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