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.
GreenCaddis Medium Briefcase Fly Box 9.5" x 7" x 2.5" Good for large flies This box will hole a good number of large flies, without crushing them. If you are going to throw big streamers from a boat or just transport a lot of large flies, this box will be perfect. It is not water proof and the latches are just so so (that's why the 3 stars for quality).But as long as you d... read more
GC3761 - Wet Fly & Nymph, 1XL, 2X Heavy, Sprout bend, Bronze top notch hooks I'm very pleased with these hooks and will be certainly be purchasing more! These hooks are of excellent quality and a tremendous value compared to name brand hooks selling for 3x as much. I crank out a lot of flies over the long Alaska winters and look forward to putting these to the test this spri... read more