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by nfrechet
Wed Jul 28, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Hot Vac
Replies: 3
Views: 120

Hot Vac

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Hot Vac

Hook - Any curved style hook

Bead - Brass or tungsten

Thread - Hot orange

Ribbing - Gold or copper wire

Body - Pheasant tail fibers

Wing - White uni stretch

Hot spot - Tying thread



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by nfrechet
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Cate's Turkey
Replies: 3
Views: 111

Re: Cate's Turkey

zen leecher wrote: Sun Jul 25, 2021 10:16 am I remember reading about this pattern in Patrick's fly pattern book when I bought it in the mid-70's.

Good job Norm.
thanks

i have to tie more patterns from that book. some of it is hard to decipher :?: :?: :lol:
by nfrechet
Wed Jul 28, 2021 8:35 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Cove's Pheasant Tail
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Re: Cove's Pheasant Tail

i tie the tips of the pheasant tail fibers over the eye of the hook and the separate them on each side and tie them down
by nfrechet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:39 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Cove's Pheasant Tail
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Cove's Pheasant Tail

https://i.postimg.cc/SNtDk4mx/Cove-s-Pheasant-Tail-Nymph-1080.jpg Cove's Pheasant Tail Hook - Tiemco 2457, 2487 (or equivalent), Mustad S80-3906, S82-3906B (or equivalent), size 10-18 Thread - Black Rib - Gold or copper Wire Body - Pheasant tail fibers Thorax - Gray dubbing Wing case - Pheasant tai...
by nfrechet
Mon Jul 19, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: A tying journal
Replies: 10
Views: 474

Re: A tying journal

i have a blog that could be considered a tying journal
by nfrechet
Sat Jun 26, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Deep Roller
Replies: 0
Views: 154

Deep Roller

https://i.postimg.cc/kgyPv2y1/Deep-Roller-1080.jpg Deep Roller Hook – 3xl or 4xl nymph hook, size 12-16 Bead – Small tungsten Weight - Lead/lead free wire Thread – Black Tail – Hungarian partridge *Body – Twisted orange floss Wing case – Pheasant or turkey tail fibers Thorax – Rainbow scud dubbing ...
by nfrechet
Mon Jun 21, 2021 5:02 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Golden Stonefly
Replies: 2
Views: 121

Golden Stonefly

https://i.postimg.cc/PrLH4rT4/Golden-Stonefly-Original-2-1080.jpg Golden Stonefly Hook - Mustad R74-9672 Thread - Brown Under body - Nymph Form Tail - Brown goose biots Ribbing - Copper wire Body - Golden stonefly color dubbing Wing case - Turkey tail feather Legs - Brown goose biots Thorax - Golde...
by nfrechet
Mon Jun 21, 2021 4:53 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Dandy Green
Replies: 1
Views: 117

Dandy Green

https://i.postimg.cc/pdLKzCLS/Dandy-Green-1080.jpg Dandy Green Hook - Mustad R73-9671, size 6-10 Weight (Optional) - Lead/lead free wire Thread - Olive Tail - Greenish gray ringneck pheasant body feather fibers Body - Mixture of 50% olive, 30% yellow and 20% green dubbing Legs - Greenish gray ringn...
by nfrechet
Mon Jun 21, 2021 4:51 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Spruce Nymph
Replies: 0
Views: 109

Spruce Nymph

https://i.postimg.cc/tT5TkQvt/Spruce_Nymph_1080.jpg Spruce Nymph Hook - R73-9671, size 8-14 Thread - Black Tail - Peacock sword fibers Ribbing - Gold wire. Rib body and thorax Shellback - Natural gray goose quill section Body - Pale yellow and red dubbing mixed in equal parts Thorax - Peacock herl ...
by nfrechet
Thu Jun 17, 2021 8:14 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Gray Sedge
Replies: 1
Views: 380

Gray Sedge

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Gray Sedge

Hook - Mustad 7957B (or equivalent), size 8-12

Thread - Black

Tail - Red hackle fibers

Body - Gray chenille

Throat - Badger

Wing - Barred mallard fibers or teal

Popular Fly Patterns - Terry Hellekson