UTC Round Lead Free Wire


UTC round, lead, free wire is a non-toxic alternative to weighing your flies.  Made of soft, tin antimony the wire is not quite as heavy as lead.


Unlike some other tin antimony wires our non-toxic wire is soft and easy-to-wrap.  Available in 5 sizes:

.015″, .020″, .025″, .030″, .035″



UTC Round Lead Wire


UTC round, soft lead wire (Item #LWS) is an essential fly tying product on most tyers benches. Simply wind the wire around the hook to give your fly the needed weight to sink to the depths.

Available in 6 sizes: .010″, .015″, .020″, .025″, .030″, .035″












UTC Ultra Wire


Wapsi UTC Ultra wire is a non-tarnishing copper based wire used for ribbing, weight, flash, dubbing brush wire and as a body component on nymph and streamer patterns.  It is the essential material needed for tying John Barr’s famous Copper John Nymph.



Flies can be tied completely out of Ultra Wire if you desire.  Wrapping two different colors of Ultra Wire together can make a banded, segmented body.



Ultra Wire is available in up to 30 colors and 5 sizes:




XS: is the size to choose for ribbing on size 20 or smaller.

Small: is an all-purpose size capable of filling many fly tying needs.

Brassie: is an ideal choice for wire bodied flies sizes 18-22 and for ribbing on most trout sized flies.

Medium:  is a good choice for ribbing on size 8-12 nymphs.

Large:  is a popular choice for streamers and/or large stonefly nymph patterns.


UTC Dubbing Brush Wire

UTC Dubbing Brush Wire

  • Perfect size for dubbing brushes
  • Super soft, nickel plated copper wire
  • 50 yard spool

Save time at your fly tying bench.

Tying buggy fly bodies using traditional dubbing techniques can be time consuming and can waste a lot of material. One short-cut that many fly tyers are now doing to save time and create great looking nymphs and streamers is to use a pre-made dubbing brush. + Read More