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flytire

Member Since 09 Apr 2004
Offline Last Active Yesterday, 10:44 PM
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In Topic: January Flies from the Vise

Yesterday, 11:46 AM

I tie a lot of flies and do put them in fly boxes but Ive been insulted in the past for posting them so i no longer post fly boxes

In Topic: January Flies from the Vise

Yesterday, 08:18 AM

Caddis-Nymph-1080.jpg

 

Caddis Nymph

 

Hook - Nymph/wet style

Thread - UTC Woodduck

Body and Thorax - Tying thread tapered to shape; thorax colored with brown marker

Legs - Guinea hen fibers

Antennae - Very fine peacock herl sword fibers

 

Substitute floss or uni stretch for the body and thorax

 

Substitute a stronger more durable material for the antennae

 

Reference 

 

The American Fly Fisher Magazine - Summer 2013 Volume 39 Number 3

 

Fly-Fishing: Some New Arts and Mysteries - J C Mottram


In Topic: Featherwing streamers

Yesterday, 05:23 AM

watch this series of videos by ryan houston tying a carries stevens style feather wing streamer

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=hCvIrLBMq5k

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=FrxVcCAttkk

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=kKleMxMy3o8

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=0A0dZ05xfGk

 

 

here is a carry stevens style feather wing streamer

 

https://www.youtube....h?v=5F4iJqvmFRg


In Topic: January Flies from the Vise

23 January 2020 - 02:08 PM

Katoodle-Bug-1080.jpg

 

Katoodle Bug

 

Hook – Standard wet fly, size 6-10

Thread – White and black
Tail – Grey mallard flank
Body – Blue floss or Uni-Stretch rear half, yellow wool front half, small band of orange
Hackle – Brown hackle- beard style
Wing – Mottled turkey


In Topic: Canadian made fly tying vises

23 January 2020 - 12:57 PM

damaseal vise

 

http://www.automatic...in.com/dama.htm