Jump to content


 Welcome to FlyTyingForum.com


FlyTyingForum.com is the largest fly tying community in the world and we hope you take a moment to register for a free account and join this amazingly friendly and helpful group of anglers. FTF has over 12,000 registered members that have made over 300,000 posts and have uploaded over 6,000 patterns to our exclusive fly pattern database!

If you are an experienced fly tier or just starting out FTF is the perfect place to call home. Click Here To Register for a Free Account

Fly Pattern Database / Browse by Topics / Browse by Material / Fly Tying Bench Database / Fly Fishing & Tying Videos / FTFCurrent(NEW!)
Featured Products: Fly Tying Hooks / Fly Tying Scissors / Waterproof Fly Boxes
Photo

Hotwire Muddler SBS


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 SBPatt

SBPatt

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 824 posts

Posted 03 November 2019 - 11:08 AM

48917978348_f8e9ce877d_c.jpg

hook Mustad 3906 #6
thread - UTC 140 fluoro orange
tail - golden pheasant tippet dyed hot orange (1 Tbs Rit Sunshine Orange/1 cup water)
body - medium wire hot orange
thorax - Ice Dub hot orange
hackle - chukar partridge dyed hot orange (1 Tbs Rit Sunshine Orange/1 cup water)
head - deer hair orange


mash barb, start thread at 2/3 mark; tie in wire, wrap to bend

48918710267_2c89342d43_c.jpg


measure (gap width past bend) some gp tippet; tie in, wrap to 2/3 mark

48918505996_98695dba2e_c.jpg

48918710212_1a205af18d_c.jpg


wrap wire forward, helicopter end/cover with thread

48918710187_7a7f3c98ce_c.jpg


dub thread/dub thorax (won't be seen; more to prop up the chukar hackle)

48918505866_f5d466350b_c.jpg

48918710082_972ae4b4cf_c.jpg


prep chukar

48917978623_16813a5ba0_c.jpg


tie in by tip, wrap, tie off/trim

48918710052_0eee8c92b3_c.jpg

48918505751_39a96d96c1_c.jpg


clean, stack, measure (tips to bend) a clump of deer hair

48918709982_ded85efef1_c.jpg


trim butts even with eye, tie in with 2 soft loops, allowing hair to encircle shank; pull tight, whip finish, SHHAN

48917978348_f8e9ce877d_c.jpg

48918505621_0293dc763f_c.jpg

48917978318_cf96dec57c_c.jpg


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

#2 ggmiller

ggmiller

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 167 posts

Posted 07 November 2019 - 10:08 AM

Love the color of that fly!!!

Great job, thanks for sharing