Hook: Heritage 8/0 LS
Tag: Vintage embossed copper tinsel, UNI-Presentation flat oval tinsel followed with herl dyed black, yellow floss over flat silver tinsel, ribbed & counter ribbed with XS oval silver UNI-Tinsel, veiled below with Reeves Pheasant dyed pumpkin, Parakeet.
Tail: Golden Pheasant veiled with herl dyed black.
Butt: Hand made lampglass bead by Kristy Bell
Body: Built up and covered by many (40 to 50) Parakeet feathers
Throat: Polar Bear dyed green
Sides: Jungle Cock, Palawan Peacock Pheasant
Topping: Golden Pheasant, Lady Amherst Pheasant
Tying Instructions: This fly is named for our friend Bud's wife Darla.
GC5262 - Nymph & Streamer, 2XL, 2X Heavy, Perfect bend, Forged, Bronze Very good value and price. I ordered 4 different styles and sizes of these hooks. I wanted to see how true to size they ran, and how consistent the hooks were in different lengths, sizes and wire weights.
The hooks were very close if not identical in size length and wire size to other models in the same sizes from othe... read more