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    Split Ibis

    Winged Wet Fly

    Hook - Mustad 3399
    Thread - Black
    Tail - Golden pheasant tippets
    Body - Flat silver tinsel
    Throat/Hackle - Brown hen
    Wing - White, scarlet, white, scarlet married

    The Bergman recipe for the wing reads, “white, scarlet, white, scarlet, married”.
    Normally in written married wing recipes, the order of components is written from the top down.

    Trout - Ray Bergman

    Forgotten Flies - Schmookler and Sils


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    trying for 13 wraps (as shown in forgotten flies) but got too close to the eye

    thank god the fish cant count

    1 strand of white floss body with 1 strand of black floss ribbing

     

     

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    Sabbatus

    Hook - Mustad 3399, size 6

    Thread - Black

    Tip - Scarlet silk floss

    Tail - White and black (I used grizzly)

    Body - Alternate black and white floss

    Hackle - Yellow

    Wing - Barred wood duck, kingfisher cheeks (I used hen hackle tips dyed kingfisher)

    Forgotten Flies - Schmookler and Sils


  3. the recipe in trout by ray bergman states 

    "alternate black and white floss ribbing"

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    i would tie a white floss body and rib with black floss

    you could ask fred kline how he tied it

    @grizzlykingfly on Instagram: “Sabattus From Ray Bergman’s Trout 1938 Plate No. 8 Wet Flies Tied on #partridge_hooks Sproat Wet size 6”

     

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    white thread tapered under body, white uni stretch body, black uni stretch rib. more like the pattern in the book

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    white thread tapered under body, white uni stretch body, black thread rib. nothing like the book or the photo on instagram

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    white thread tapered under body, 1 strand of white and black floss wrapped side by side. nothing like the book but more like the photo above but not 13 wraps of ribbing

    if you look at the photo below (from the dvd cover in the link above) it shows the ribbing per the book

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    Snoopie

    Sea Trout/Steelhead

    John Atle Figenschou

    Hook - Single salmon
    Thread - Black
    Tail - Grey partridge body feather fibers or substitute (teal)
    Body - ½ yellow floss, ½ seal's fur dyed claret or substitute (yarn)
    Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel.
    Hackle - Grey partridge body feather or substitute (teal)
    Wing - Guinea fowl wing quill

    Fly-2000 App Database


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    Bloody Mary

    Soft Hackle

    Hook - Mustad Heritage S80AP
    Thread - Black
    Tag - Gold tinsel
    Tail - Golden pheasant tippets
    Body - Peacock herl, reinforced
    Hackle - Red hen

    Fly-2000 App Database
     

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    Carter Harrison

    Winged Wet Fly

    Hook - Mustad Heritage S80AP
    Thread - Black
    Tail - Red hen
    Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel
    Body - Seal's fur dyed purple
    Hackle -Ginger cock hackle
    Wing -Teal

    Fly-2000 App Database
     

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    Cheney

    Winged Wet Fly

    Cheney Albert Nelson

    Hook - Mustad S80AP
    Thread - Black
    Tail - Black hen
    Ribbing - Oval gold tinsel
    Body - Yellow and red floss
    Hackle - Yellow
    Wing - Jungle cock

    Fly-2000 App Database
     

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    Black Spring

    Soft Hackle

    Hook - Mustad Heritage S80AP
    Thread - Black or red
    Ribbing - Red thread or uni stretch
    Body - Black quill from crow or black pheasant tail
    Hackle - Starling

    Fly-2000 App Database

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