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  1. Juno Hook - Straight eye bass Thread - Red Tag - Flat silver tinsel Tail - Red over white goose or duck quill fibers Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel Body - Pale green chenille Hackle - Scarlet Wings - Scarlet and jungle cock Favorite Flies and Their Histories - Mary Orvis Marbury
  2. Stick the bottle in the microwave for 5-10 seconds and it should become thinner or put it in hot water for a few minutes
  3. Beeman Winged Wet Fly Body - Light green chenille Hackle - Brown Wing - Gray mottled turkey Trout - Ray Bergman
  4. DARK FLAGON Winged Wet Fly Hook - Mustad Heritage S80AP Thread - Black Body - First half brown floss, second half peacock herl Ribbing - Oval gold tinsel Hackle - Black Wing - Brown hen 1861 FLIES by KEN SAWADA
  5. Light Fox Winged Wet Fly Hook – Mustad Heritage S80AP Thread - Black Tag – Flat gold tinsel Tail - Yellow wool * Ribbing – Flat gold tinsel Body - White wool Hackle - Yellow Wing - Slate * A tail-tag is generally cut off even with the hook bend. Trout – Ray Bergman
  6. Light Polka Winged Wet Fly Hook - Mustad Heritage S80AP Thread - Black Body - White chenille Throat - White hen hackle Wing - Guinea fowl Trout - Ray Bergman
  7. Puffer Hook - Straight eye bass Thread - Black Tag - Flat gold tinsel. Tail - Red goose Ribbing - Light green floss behind oval gold tinsel Body - Blue mohair Hackle - Ring-necked pheasant breast or neck feather Wing - Black rooster or crow Head - Red wool Favorite Flies and Their Histories - Mary Orvis Marbury Gaudy Wet Flies of the Golden Era | Fly Tyer
  8. Owner Hook - Straight eye bass Thread - Black Tag - Flat silver tinsel Tail - Red goose Body - Yellow silk floss Rib - Yellow silk chenille Hackle - Orange Wing - Guinea hen dyed red Head - Black chenille and black thread Favorite Flies and Their Histories - Mary Orvis Marbury Gaudy Wet Flies of the Golden Era | Fly Tyer
  9. not in the foreseeable future try this for now Click on page numbers not working ? - Site Help and Suggestions - Fly Tying (flytyingforum.com)
  10. Plymouth Rock Hook - Straight eye bass Thread - Red Tail - Mallard flank Body - Oval silver tinsel Hackle and wings - Grizzly Favorite Flies and Their Histories - Mary Orvis Marbury
  11. Mather Hook - Straight eye bass Thread - Red Tag - Oval god tinsel and red floss Body - Black ostrich herl with a waist of pale green floss Wing - Brown speckled hen, partridge or pheasant Hackle - Brown speckled hen, partridge or pheasant The Mather was created by Charles Orvis and named by his friend and fishing companion, Mr. A. N. Cheney. The fly itself was named after Fred Mather, fishing editor of "The Forest and Stream" magazine. Favorite Flies and Their Histories - Mary Orvis Marbury Tribute to MOM | Global FlyFisher
  12. Ondawa Hook – Straight eye bass Thread - Red Tag - Oval gold tinsel Tail - Black goose Body - Read 2/3 pale green floss, front 1/3 orange seal Rib - Oval gold tinsel Wing - Matched Ringneck Pheasant body feathers Hackle - Brown hen According to Marbury; "The Ondawa is a bass fly, to which has been given an old Indian name belonging to a little river in a valley of the Green Mountains." Favorite Flies and Their Histories - Mary Orvis Marbury Tribute to MOM | Global FlyFisher after seeing @dflanagn i thought i'd try tying one
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    would this help? https://youtu.be/tbaxw2j_82c
  14. Heckham Peckham Winged Wet Fly Hook - Mustad Heritage S80AP Thread - Black Tail - Golden pheasant tippets Ribbing - Flat gold tinsel Body - Reddish seals fur, SLF or substitute Hackle - Black hen Wing - Slips of blue wing feathers from a mallard wing Davie McPhail video
  15. @dflanagan what hook on the mom flies?
  16. Royal Trude Hook - Dry fly Thread - Black Tail - Golden pheasant tippets Body - Peacock herl, red floss, peacock herl Wing - White calf tail Hackle - Brown *May also be tied with a gold wire rib Next challenge fly is: Joe's Hopper
  17. Blue Sunoco Atlantic Salmon Hook - Single salmon Thread - Glo-Brite #14 blue Tag - Blue wire Tail - Dyed blue guinea fowl Ribbing - Blue wire Body - Tying thread Wing - Dye blue squirrel tail Collar - Yellow hen My grandfather owned a small restaurant in the mill town of Taftville, Connecticut serving the best damn cheeseburgers around. In the basement of his restaurant, he used to make his own liquor/moonshine (1920's 30's) and serve it to his patrons. As my father told me years ago, it got to be known as "Blue Sunoco". Hence the tribute to my grandfather (he passed away long before I was born).
  18. Western Woofta Chironomid Hook - TFS 2305 Bead - Black nickel, brass Gills - White Uni floss or uni stretch Thread - Red, black and burnt orange Butt - Red thread Ribbing - X-Small silver wire Body - Black thread Thorax - Fuchsia holographic tinsel Wing Pads - Burnt orange thread UV Resin Phil Rowley Video
  19. Teal Winged Butcher Winged Wet Fly Hook - Mustad S80AP Thread - Black Tail - Bunch of scarlet or red hackle fibers Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel or wire Body - Flat silver tinsel Hackle - Black hen Wing - Strip of teal flank; rolled Trout & Salmon Flies of Scotland - Stan Headley
  20. i have not done a comparison but i will say its not as soft as the label says its a pretty stiff and springy wire
  21. Leven Butcher Winged Wet Fly Hook - Mustad S80AP Thread - Black Tail - Fluorescent scarlet floss (Glo-Brite #4) Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel or wire Body - Flat silver tinsel Wing - Black marabou with a single strip of holographic tinsel on each side Cheeks - Fluorescent scarlet floss (Glo-Brite #4) Trout & Salmon Flies of Scotland - Stan Headley
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