Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/willmull/public_html/sources/special/flyshow.php on line 170

Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/willmull/public_html/sources/special/flyshow.php on line 212
FlyTyingForum.com - Mickey Finn
Fly Pattern Database / Browse by Topics / Browse by Material
GreenCaddis Fly Tying Hooks
Premium fly tying hooks as low as $2.22 per pack plus free shipping!
We are excited to introduce the GreenCaddis brand fly tying hook to complement our line of fly boxes and scissors. GreenCaddis hooks are made from premium hi-carbon steel and go through a chemical sharpening and polishing process that make the points razor sharp. Our hooks also undergo a unique tempering process to add strength and to ensure the hooks remain sharp even after heavy use. To encourage our customers to try out the GreenCaddis hooks we have all hooks listed at 25% off the retail price and free shipping is also applied to ever hook order. Plus, you can save an additional 25% when you purchase five or more packs of hooks. Click Here for More Info
View Original Forum Topic

Current Tags for This Pattern
/ Black / Bucktail / Red / Yellow /

Mickey Finn

tied by RobValine@aol.com
Fly Type: Bucktails/Deceivers,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
Thread : Black Monocord
Wing : Yellow and Red Bucktail
Body : Silver or Pearlescent Mylar tubing
Hook : Mustad 3665A
Tag : Red Monocord
Tying Instructions: 1. Secure Red Monocord at hook bend
2. Slide Mylar tubing over hook and secure with Red monocord. Tie in Red Monocord to form butt and whip finish butt.
3. Secure hook eye end of mylar tubing with black monocord
4. Tie in first layer of Yellow Bucktail wing and trim excess hair.
5. Tie in Red layer of Bucktail over yellow layer and trim excess.
6. Repeat with second layer of yellow bucktail on top of red layer.
7. Form fly head, whip finish, lacquer.
Presentation Tips: This is my variation on an old standard. I prefer the Mylar tubing over tinsel bodies. But, have used both. I also added the red tag for the butt to secure the mylar body. A good flashy all around attractor pattern.

Other Flies Tied by RobValine@aol.com

Mickey Finn

Rob's Crayfish

2 FTF Members Bookmarked This Pattern
Featured Products


Off the Grid

Large Double Sided Clear Lid Waterproof Fly Box - Easy Grip Foam 6" x 3.5" x 1.65"

Essential Skills with Oliver Edwards - Wet Fly Fishing

Page Load Time: 0.71416 seconds.