tail - white Z-Yard colored yellow with a sharpee.
body - Hairline Yellow Synthetic Quill coated with super glue
dubbing loop black squirrel thorax with just a wee bit of Yellow Ice Dubbing added for flash
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- Tue Apr 14, 2015 5:41 pm
- Forum: Streamers & Bucktails
- Topic: Thunder Creek Bucktails
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These are a bit more traditional. mostly painted eyes and on a proper hook. Mustad 36620. Leiser gives detailed instructions in the Book of Fly Patterns. One of my favorites.
Boy I like the hi-vis wing on that.Nice tyes.Being kind of traditional for the most part,I bought some daiichi 1160 hooks and going to try and tie some up.Does anyone have an opinion on if they work as well as they look? Stan Yes they are a fine hook for a klinkhammer. That's the hook I'm using on ...
I cheat on these flies. Rather than whip finish on the post I put a little line of gel type super glue on the post and just wind the hackle down. Hold for a second while the super glue dries and then trim off the waste. Never had one fail.