tied by siestafred Fly Type:General Saltwater, Target Species:Redfish, Recommended Region:Southwest US, Imitation:Shrimp/Prawns, Material List: Hook: Mustad 34011 #6
Thread: Flat Waxed Tan
Eyes: XS Gold Dumbell
Tail: Beige Craft Fur
Body: Gold Rumph Estaz (or similar)
Flash: 6 Strands of Gold
Accent: Gold/Olive Whiting Bugger Hackle
Wing: Craft Fur Tying Instructions: Vary color if you like. Presentation Tips: This fly seems irresistable to Reds, particularly when they're sitting in a pothole.
Smallies seem to like it too !
GC5263 - Nymph & Streamer, 3XL, 2X Heavy, Perfect bend, Forged, Bronze Great Value These are very good hooks. I've used a lot of Daiichi, Dia Riki and Tiemco hooks over the past 20 years and I'd rate these as very close if not nearly identical, in overall quality. They are sharp and appear to be similar in shape and size to the more familiar brands most fly tiers are accustomed to... read more