In these two videos, William describes variances in tying the Rusty Spinner.
Initially, the end stage in the life of the mayfly was thought to be of no consequence to the flyfisher, but we now recognise that imitations of this spent spinner provides vast opportunities in catching the elusive brown.
This first video concentrates on the split-tailing methods:
This second one shows how to add variety in tying the wings:

david williams

7th Oct 2019