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August Flies From the Bench


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#31 TheCream

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Posted 16 August 2019 - 08:05 AM

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These flies worked overtime in Utah last week.

 

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#32 Mark Knapp

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Posted 16 August 2019 - 11:45 AM

Wow, they got pounded, I guess you'll have to tie more, Cream



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Posted 16 August 2019 - 04:37 PM

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squirrel tail streamer - copper

 

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squirrel tail streamer - gold

 

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squirrel tail streamer - silver

 

Hook - Mustad 9671, #8

Thread - Black or orange

Tail - Small tuft of red marabou

Body - Flat silver, gold or copper tinsel

Ribbing - Oval silver, gold or copper tinsel

Wing: White calf tail under gray squirrel tail, orange calf tail under orange dyed squirrel tail or brown calf tail under fox squirrel tail

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#34 flytire

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Posted 17 August 2019 - 07:11 AM

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Royal Squirrel

 

Hook - Mustad 9671, size 8 (or your favorite streamer style hook)

Thread - Black

Tail - Peacock herl

Body – Red uni-stretch

Wing – Gray squirrel tail

 

Reference – Fly Anglers On Line (FAOL) Archive


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#35 flytire

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Posted 17 August 2019 - 02:35 PM

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chaveney

 

hook - salmon/steelhead style

thread - black

tail - golden pheasant tippets

ribbing - oval silver tinsel

body - muskrat dubbing

hackle - grizzly tied on as a collar and tied back and down

wing - brown bucktail

 

reference - fish flies volume two - terry helleckson


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#36 flytire

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Posted 18 August 2019 - 08:44 AM

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Green Drake

 

Hook- Gamakatsu T10-6H

Thread – Black

Tail – Barred teal fibers

Ribbing – Black uni-stretch

Body – Olive dubbing

Wing – Dyed black squirrel tail

Hackle – Grizzly tied on as a collar and tied back

 

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Gray Drake

 

Hook- Gamakatsu T10-6H

Thread – Black

Tail – Barred mallard fibers

Ribbing – Black uni-stretch

Body – White dubbing

Wing – Gray squirrel tail

Hackle – Grizzly tied on as a collar and tied back

 

Reference – Fish Flies Volume Two – Terry Hellekson


The fish care less than we do!


#37 flytire

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Posted 18 August 2019 - 01:57 PM

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Forrester

 

Hook- Gamakatsu T10-6H

Thread – Orange

Tail – Orange calf tail

Body – 2/3 orange chenille, 1/3 black chenille

Wing – Orange calf tail

Hackle – Orange calf tail

 

Reference – Fish Flies Volume Two – Terry Hellekson


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Posted 19 August 2019 - 07:47 AM

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Publicover

 

Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H

Thread - Black

Tip - Silver wire

Tail - Golden pheasant crest

Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel

Body – Red seals fur or substitute dubbing

Wing – Fox squirrel tail

Hackle – White tied on as a collar and tied back

 

Reference – Fish Flies Volume Two – Terry Hellekson


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#39 TheCream

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Posted 19 August 2019 - 09:33 AM

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#40 Sandan

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Posted 19 August 2019 - 11:19 AM

I recently got lucky enough to score a copy of Vince Marinaro's book "In The Ring Of The Rise". He has a drawing of a split hackle spinner.  I think they'll make a killer Trico, so I tied a few in size 22.

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#41 fshng2

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Posted 19 August 2019 - 01:40 PM

I recently got lucky enough to score a copy of Vince Marinaro's book "In The Ring Of The Rise". He has a drawing of a split hackle spinner.  I think they'll make a killer Trico, so I tied a few in size 22.


Nice Trico Sandan, what do you use for the tails?

#42 flytire

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Posted 19 August 2019 - 02:09 PM

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Charbell

 

Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H

Thread - Black

Body – Black dubbing, flat silver tinsel and black dubbing

Wing – Moose body hair

 

Reference – Fish Flies Volume Two – Terry Hellekson


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#43 flytire

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Posted 20 August 2019 - 05:23 PM

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Schweitzer's Wateck

 

Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H

Thread - Fluorescent green

Tail - Pheasant tail fibers

Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel

Body – Olive hares ear

Throat – Brown hen hackle fibers

Wing – Dyed yellow squirrel tail

 

Reference – Fish Flies Volume Two – Terry Hellekson


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#44 Sandan

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Posted 20 August 2019 - 05:32 PM

 

I recently got lucky enough to score a copy of Vince Marinaro's book "In The Ring Of The Rise". He has a drawing of a split hackle spinner.  I think they'll make a killer Trico, so I tied a few in size 22.


Nice Trico Sandan, what do you use for the tails?

 

Thanks fshng2. I used white micro fibbets



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Posted 20 August 2019 - 05:43 PM

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Willow (Variant)
 
Hook - Gamakatsu T10-6H
Thread -Black
Tail - Amherst pheasant tippet
Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel
Body – White wool yarn
Throat – Grizzly hen hackle fibers (original = badger hackle)
Wing – Gray squirrel tail
 
Reference – Fish Flies Volume Two – Terry Hellekson

The fish care less than we do!