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February 2012: Flies from the Vise
Posted 11 February 2012 - 01:00 PM
hook: unknown hook i used a random bluegill hook i thing its a size 12-10.
Thread: yellow (i used black cause i dont have any yellow thread or any other thread for that matter, yep im poor)
Legs: knotted rooster badger hackle
Abdomen: syn. yellow dubbing with yellow craft foam wrapped in wire.
Under wings: rabbit fur (straight from hide, not dubbing)
Wing case: Yellow craft foam, and brown/olive deer hair.
Head: Yellow craft foam folded over
Neck: syn. Yellow dubbing.
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if this is good enough and confusing reply back and ill make a video of it.
Have a nice day!
John 21:3 Simon Peter said to them, I am going fishing. They said to him, We will go with you. They went out and got into the boat, but that night they caught nothing.
Posted 11 February 2012 - 05:09 PM
Those are really sweet Bruce. I particularly like the last one. Could you put small walk through on that dragon flie up for me. That is something I really want to tie. I see a lot of large bass taking those from the surface where I live and do not have a pattern or walk through in any of my books.
Here you go http://www.flytyingf...showtopic=64770
Posted 13 February 2012 - 12:19 PM
Greenfly are round a size 16 FTB 103.
Size 16 dry:
Hook 16 FTB 103
Thread black nano-silk
Body Stripped peacock quill eye dyed orange
Wings Some white feathers I had knocking about, one from each side!
Hackle Ginger genetic
Hook Size 30 Varivas 2300
Body Fluorescent green floss
Post Siliconised polypropylene
Wing genetic white cock
Posted 13 February 2012 - 01:31 PM
Hook: #12 mustard nymph
Thread: 6/0 Black
Tail and wing: Black goose biot
Body: Goldstone dubbing
Head: Brown dubbing
Posted 13 February 2012 - 05:38 PM
Was going for a purple grape but couldn't find any pattern info so I just made a nice purple fly with marabou and krystal flash
Posted 13 February 2012 - 09:36 PM
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Hook: #16 scud
Body: FTD Hare's Web Dubbing Olive Green (in split thread)
Wing: Peacock Breast Feather
Head: UTC Olive Green #70
After watching Han's video on doing split thread dubbing...had to try it for meself...
Posted 14 February 2012 - 12:23 PM
Wing Silver Pheasant Purple Feather
Body Crystal Chenelle over Pheasant Herl
Throat Red Yarn
Hackle Rooster Saddle Natural Furnace
Thread Black Uni
Posted 14 February 2012 - 02:14 PM
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24 GIG GSKILL SNIPER @2133
SLI 2X ASUS-CU II OC GTX 680 (2GB)
XFI - ASTRO A40 HEADSET
CORSAIR 800D CASE
ANTEC 1200 WATTS
Posted 14 February 2012 - 04:33 PM
ChefBen, I love that congo hair shrimp. I ordered some for the first time last week, so I'm anxious to get it an try that and some of the other patterns I've seen over in the Saltwater section.