4. Metz Rooster Hackle 1. Brown & Grizzely Tying Instructions:
Form Deer Hair Wing...Yearling Elk
Place Moose body hair on hook Shank and form Tail
Cover moose Body hair With wapsi Ultra Thread,,,Lay Flat....
Place Yearling Elk over moose body hair tail to form hump
Place wapsi Ultra Thread over Yearling thread to dress Hump...lay Flat
Pull hump material over and form hump....
Add hackle one at a time.... Tie off whip finish not leaving any hackle in head...Very Clean looking
Micro Double Sided Clear Lid Waterproof Fly Box - Easy Grip Foam 4" x 3" x 1.3" Awesome little fly box . . with a great price! I filled one of these with SS, egg, and smaller nymph patterns (14-16) for steelhead fishing in great lakes tributaries. The clear lids are a big plus, the easy-grip foam works great, and it fits right in a shirt pocket! Think I'll fill another with dries, emergers, and nymphs for spring trout, and ... read more