tied by deeky Fly Type:Wet, Target Species:Trout, Recommended Region:Other, Imitation:Hoppers/Crickets, Material List: Hook: Mustad 3906, size 12
Thread: Danville Flymaster 6/0, white; Uni Thread 8/0, black
Body: Floss, yellow
Rib: Med. fine wire, gold
Sides: GP tippets
Wing: Mottled turkey (or hen pheasant) Tying Instructions: Body and hackle are pretty basic. Tippets are tied in to lay straight back and slightly flared to represent hopper legs. Then the wing.
GC5263 - Nymph & Streamer, 3XL, 2X Heavy, Perfect bend, Forged, Bronze Great Value These are very good hooks. I've used a lot of Daiichi, Dia Riki and Tiemco hooks over the past 20 years and I'd rate these as very close if not nearly identical, in overall quality. They are sharp and appear to be similar in shape and size to the more familiar brands most fly tiers are accustomed to... read more