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#1 flytire

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Posted 13 October 2018 - 06:04 AM

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pacific king

 

hook - salmon/steelhead style

thread - black

tail - black hackle fibers

body - insect green floss with a strip of brown floss laid over the 

top and secured with 4 turns of black tying thread ribbing

throat - black hackle fibers

wing - black squirrel tail

uv resin

 

reference - steelhead fly fishing and flies - trey combs


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#2 DarrellP

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Posted 26 November 2018 - 07:01 PM

I am enjoying your steelhead flies
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Posted 26 November 2018 - 10:28 PM

thank you

 

i like tying them


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#4 DarrellP

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Posted 22 December 2018 - 11:24 AM

What Irons do you use. I have been trying to use some Alec Jackson irons, which look right for Spey type. However I have found the plain Salmon/steelhead hooks with the straighter shank to look more natural with hair wing traditional flies. Any recommendations are appreciated.
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