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#1 flytire

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Posted 01 November 2018 - 10:26 AM

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faulk

 

hook - salmon/steelhead style

thread - red

tail - red hackle fibers

ribbing - oval gold tinsel

body - orange dubbing

throat - red hackle fibers

wing - white bucktail; leave the butt of wing flared out over the eye of the hook

 

reference - fish flies volume 2 - terry hellekson


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#2 Piker20

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Posted 01 November 2018 - 11:10 AM

Does he give any reason why he leaves the butt ends exposed, does it add action to the fly??
Matthew 25: 35-36 "Out of every 100 men, 10 shouldnt even be there, 80 are just targets, nine are the real fighters, and we are lucky to have them, for they make the battle. Ah, but the one, one is a warrior and he will bring the others back. "No man ever steps in the same river twice"   Heraclitus, 5 B.C

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Posted 01 November 2018 - 01:46 PM

the recipe says to "leave the butt of wing flared out over the eye of the hook"


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Posted 01 November 2018 - 02:13 PM

I like it. Simple clean look.



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Posted 01 November 2018 - 04:57 PM

the recipe says to "leave the butt of wing flared out over the eye of the hook"

Never come across a pattern like that. Can imagine it would add a bit of a wiggle to the fly.
Matthew 25: 35-36 "Out of every 100 men, 10 shouldnt even be there, 80 are just targets, nine are the real fighters, and we are lucky to have them, for they make the battle. Ah, but the one, one is a warrior and he will bring the others back. "No man ever steps in the same river twice"   Heraclitus, 5 B.C

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#6 DarrellP

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Posted 19 November 2018 - 08:09 AM

Perhaps similar to a Greased Liner by Harry Lemire
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