tied by troutfishonly Fly Type:Dry, Target Species:Trout, Recommended Region:Northwest US, Imitation:Mayflies, Material List: closed cell foam (packing material) hares ear dubbing, wood duck for tails or pheasant tail fibers, 6/0 olive-dun thread. Tying Instructions: 1110 daichii hook #14-22 for mayfly species needed, tail same as the hook gap with wood duck, tial tie in tails as usual tying meathod. dub body (hares ear for color of mayfly species) to the 60 % of the hook tie in closed cell foam 1/8" wide for a #16 hook tie in at stoping point for dubbing, with a 1/8" facing forward with the rest of the material facing back to the bend (about 2" or so) fold the large tag over the small tag tie off and wrap the thread around the foam, tie off clip excess material, move the thread forward on the hook shank, dub the thorax back from the eye. and whip finish fly is complete Presentation Tips: This pattern is for slurping fish in soft water (don't grease the fly) the foam will support the hook in the surface film,
Large Double Sided Clear Lid Waterproof Fly Box - Slit Foam 6" x 3.5" x 1.65" Quality product at a very reasonable price. These boxes are of a high quality. They are very sturdy, have steel hinge pins and the lids are lovely and clear making instant identification of the contents very easy indeed. This is my third order now and I am extremely impressed with the way in which my orders have been processed & shipped to Au... read more
GC3769 - Wet Fly & Nymph, 2X Heavy, Sproat bend, Bronze Decent find! Though I've yet to fish with them, these hooks seem well worth the money so far. When tying on them you get plenty of time to look them over and test their strength somewhat. They're sharp with well-formed eyes and seem plenty sturdy enough to land most fish I'll likely tag with them.
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GreenCaddis Swing Leaf Fly Box - Slit Foam 5" x 3.5" x 1.25" Great products/Great service These boxes are sturdy, compact, efficient, and a great value. Although I haven't used the C&F boxes first hand, I have checked out their build quality and these GC boxes match or exceed the C&F's in all areas, at a much lower cost. The order/delivery process was fast, also.... read more