tied by peter.simonson Fly Type:Streamers, Target Species:Trout, Recommended Region:Northeast US, Imitation:General Baitfish, Material List: Hook: Sealey 1797J #2
Tag: Wide silver mylar tinsel
Body: Red floss
Rib: Narrow embossed silver tinsel
Belly: Red bucktail
Throat: Pink hackle fibers
Underwing: 4 peacock herls
Wing: White hackles (4), with pink hackle about 1/4 shorter
Shoulder: Red hen feather, trimmed to heart shape
Cheek: Jungle cock Tying Instructions: The usual Rengeley tie EXCEPT:
Trim the hen feather shoulder by snipping the stem (rachis) about 3/16 don from the tip. Round off the remaining lobes with fine scissors.
3.5” Tungsten Micro Tip Arrow Scissors Sound investment Really sharp, right size, a good addition to the bench for when precise cuts of fine materials matter. (Errant hackle fibers at the eye or under a parachute). Price was right also... read more
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
5” Tungsten Tension Scissors Great pair of scissors I have needed scissors of this type for a very long time but because of the prices of name brands I have held back waiting for something a little less pricy. These are high quality and very sharp. To say that I am happy with them is an understatement. ... read more