tied by Ronn Lucas Material List: This fly is not the best by a longshot. The wing gave me a lot of trouble.......not setting but getting the two Pintail feathers to fold completely flat. They are an exact match.....I personally plucked them from the bird and they weren't mingled with any other feathers. Every pair of feathers on this particular bird act the same.........not folding flat when put together. Never run into this problem before. They're close enough to flat but I want perfectly flat or as near it as possible.
The tag is small JC and Red Weaver. Tying Instructions: <<<<
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