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My favorite wet fly.  I think I prefer the wings curving down more than up.

ROYAL COACHMAN WET

HOOK: #12 - #8 2XS -1XL NYMPH

THREAD: BLACK #70

TAIL: GOLDEN PHEASANT TIPS

ABDOMEN: PEACOCK HERL – NATURAL/RED FLOSS

THORAX: PEACOCK HERL - NATURAL

WING: DUCK QUILL- WHITE

COLLAR: HEN - NATURAL

HEAD: GLOSS NAIL POLISH   

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The Gartside Gurgler

normally tied on 

mustad 34011 sizes 4 - 4/0

thread Danville flymaster plus 210

tail green bucktail 

Flash Pearl Web radioactive green (flytyersdungeon) 

chartreuse strung hackle

body 2mm green craft foam

Back flash  H2O Pearl Baitfish Green (flytyersdungeon).

 

 

 

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51 minutes ago, DFoster said:

My favorite wet fly.  I think I prefer the wings curving down more than up.

ROYAL COACHMAN WET

 

HOOK: #12 - #8 2XS -1XL NYMPH

 

THREAD: BLACK #70

 

TAIL: GOLDEN PHEASANT TIPS

 

ABDOMEN: PEACOCK HERL – NATURAL/RED FLOSS

 

THORAX: PEACOCK HERL - NATURAL

 

WING: DUCK QUILL- WHITE

 

COLLAR: HEN - NATURAL

HEAD: GLOSS NAIL POLISH   

 

Excellent tie!

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2 hours ago, TSMcDougald said:

Excellent tie!

Thank you-  Not perfect but the brookies do go for them.  The wings get ruined very quickly but I really like tying the old school flies.

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Pheasant Tail Softhackle Parachute

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Jingler in a horizontal plane. 

hook - WFC Model 3 #12
thread - Danville 6/0 brown
tail - badger
rib - small wire gold 
abdomen - pheasant tail 
thorax - Ice Dub Pheasant Tail
wing - Congo Hair white
hackle - badger/hen badger

Regards,
Scott

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Davie's Spider

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Hook: Saber, #18

Thread: Black, 70D

Rib: FTD Northern Flash, silver.  1 strand, twisted

Wing/Hackle: 2 Starling Feathers

SHHAN

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Ice Dub Minnow, Pinfish

Hook: Owner Octopus up-eye #4

Weight: 0.020 lead wireTail, 5 wraps

Thread: Uni-Thread 6/0, white

Eyes: 3-d molded, 3/16”, red

Wing: Ice Dub: Pearl/Chartreuse/Black UV

Throat: Uni-Thread 6/0, fire Orange

Markings: Sharpie marker

Sometimes the fish just want things bite sized...

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Sierra Bright Dot

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Hook: TMC 100

Thread: Red, Danville 6/0

Tail: Golden Pheasant Tippet

Aft Hackle: Grizzly

Abdomen: Red Floss

Fore Hackle: Grizzly

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Buzz Hackle

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Hook: TMC 100

Thread: Black, Danville 6/0

Tail: Red hackle fibers

Aft Hackle: Grizzly over silver tinsel

Abdomen: Peacock herl

Fore Hackle: Brown over gold tinsel (one size smaller than the aft hackle)

 

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@Jaydub - Nice ties.  Not familiar with the Buzz Hackle, l like the hackle over tinsel.  That one's going the 'to do' list.   

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Excellent tying everyone! 

 

HAMLIN WET FLY

HOOK: #10 NYMPH 1XS/1XL

THREAD: BLACK 8/0

TAIL: MALLARD CENTER WING – BLACK WITH WHITE TIPS

TAG: SILVER TINSEL- MEDIUM

BODY: WRAPPED GOOSE SECONDARY FIBERS - GREY (SUB FOR HERON)

HACKLE: BLACK HEN

WING: DUCK QUILL -WHITE

HEAD: GLOSS CEMENT

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Tied up a few simple nymphs with Hare's Ice Dub to restock my spring panfish box.

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Hook: 3XL Curved Nymph #14

Thread: 12/0 Black

Bead: 2.7mm Tungsten (Gold)

Abdomen/Thorax: Hare's Ice Dub (Black)

Rib: X-Small Ultrawire (Gold)

Collar: Hare's Ice Dub (Black) in a dubbing loop

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Rickard's stillwater nymph.

Size 12 scud hook

Tail and shellback:  light olive marabou 

Body light olive scud dubbing

Hackle: burnt orange grizzly 

Thread 10/0 vevus.

 

I think the hackle is a bit long.  May trim it

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18 hours ago, SBPatt said:

Pheasant Tail Softhackle Parachute

Jingler in a horizontal plane. 

hook - WFC Model 3 #12
thread - Danville 6/0 brown
tail - badger
rib - small wire gold 
abdomen - pheasant tail 
thorax - Ice Dub Pheasant Tail
wing - Congo Hair white
hackle - badger/hen badger

Regards,
Scott

(Pic cut for brevity) @SBPatt, I like the way you think

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