Body: Pearl diamond braid, wrapped around the shank.
Wing & Tail: Orange zonker strip and a few strands of pearl Krystal Flash.
Gills: Yellow and olive rabbit fur with a few strands of red Krystal Flash.
Eyes & Head: Yellow 3D molded eyes, covered with epoxy at the end.
Tying Instructions: Presentation Tips: I first saw this pattern in a fly shop on the Grand River in Ontario. Seemed too big at the time for browns but I tied up a few anyways and have has pretty good success with them for largemouth and other warm water dwelling species. I'm sure that other bait fish could be imitated by switching the colors of the rabbit fur around.
4” Open Loop Scissors - Curved Blade Great Product I've have and use all kinds of scissors for fly tying but never ones with curved blades. I wasn't sure I'd like them. The price for the Open Loop Curved Blade Scissors is so attractive, I thought I'd give them a try. After all, if they didn't work for me, I wouldn't be out a fortune. They fit my ... read more
GC100 - Dry Fly,turned down eye, 1X Fine, Wide Gape, Forged, Bronze Incredible Value! I bought two packs of these last March as a trial. The shopping experience was fine and the hooks arrived in about 2 weeks. These hooks are for fly tiers who tie flies to catch fish. The bronzing is a little uneven and the aesthetics are not perfect, but the hooks are strong and sharp. These are... read more