tied by FisherOfMen Fly Type:Streamers, Target Species:Freshwater Bass, Recommended Region:Northeast US, Imitation:Mice, Material List: Thread: Grey/Brown 6/0
Legs: Two Grizzly Hackles
Body: Two large Grouse Marabou Feathers
Collar: Grizzly Hackle Tying Instructions: Tie in legs out in a "V", curved out&upward.
Stack and tie grouse marabou towards back of hook shank to create space for collar.
Tie in hackle at stem, wrapping a nice collar.
Whip finish. Presentation Tips: This is my first pattern. It closely mimics and combines traits of 2 different patterns, though I did not realize this at the time of tying.
This streamer is impressionistic, imitating a mouse or a frog on top, while the collar gives the marabou energy subsurface.
3.5” Tungsten Micro Tip Arrow Scissors Great little scissors Perfect for that last trim of all the little bits that stick out where they aren't supposed to! Not as slick looking as the $60 scissors, but every bit as effective.... read more
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