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Hare’s Ear #42 SBS


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#1 SBPatt

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Posted 29 October 2018 - 04:56 PM

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Change color/size to suit your needs.


hook Dai Riki 280 #10
underbody - non-tox .025
thread - UTC 70 grey/brown
rib - small wire gold
flashback - opal tinsel medium
tail - biots brown
abdomen - hare's ear dubbing
thorax - pheasant aftershaft
wings - biots amber


wrap front 1/3 of shank with non-tox; tie in thread, wrap to bend

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measure (gap width past bend) a pair of biots (convex facing); tie in/trim

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tie in tinsel and rib

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dub thread/dub abdomen to 60% mark

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pull tinsel forward; tie down/trim

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counterwrap rib; helicopter end/cover with thread

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measure (hook point to eye) another pair of biots (crossed; curving down); tie in at eye/trim

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create loop at 60% mark; wax

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insert aftershaft feathers (2 used here) in loop, spin

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stroke fibers back with moistened fingers, wrap to 1 eye width from eye; tie off/trim

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fold biots back, cover with thread, whip finish, SHHAN

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Regards,
Scott
Canon Powershot SD750; Ott + 2 clamp-on lights

#2 Rocco

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Posted 29 October 2018 - 08:14 PM

Wow, that's a smorgasbord of trout attracting materials!

 

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#3 Mogup

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Posted 05 November 2018 - 04:57 PM

Nice Scott. I like the dubbing loop for the aftershafts as they are a real fragile pain in the ass.

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Posted 05 November 2018 - 06:23 PM

Excellent SBS, great pattern, and nice photography! I will tye some soon.

 

(When I first saw this post I wondered where you found #42 hooks.)