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by letumgo
Tue Feb 15, 2011 8:26 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Isonychia Beaver
Replies: 10
Views: 4622

Re: Isonychia Beaver

Ed - Here is a wiggle-tail soft hackle version of the Isonychia nymph pattern show above. This version was tyed on a Mustad R50 hook (size 14), and the hackle is English Grouse Coverlet feather (rich mottled brown color). Can't wait to give these a swim this spring.
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by letumgo
Mon Feb 14, 2011 9:59 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Partridge and Tups Soft Hackle
Replies: 8
Views: 2831

Re: Partridge and Tups Soft Hackle

Thanks guys. ;)
by letumgo
Mon Feb 14, 2011 9:54 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Isonychia Beaver
Replies: 10
Views: 4622

Re: Isonychia Beaver

Bob - Agreed. I have tyed some with English Grouse wing hackles and love the look of the rich brown/black mottling. I think it would match the naturals very nicely, and compliments the coloration of the body. Thanks for the welcome Ed and Joe! Thanks for the wonderful links. This is a very impressiv...
by letumgo
Sun Feb 13, 2011 1:34 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Isonychia Beaver
Replies: 10
Views: 4622

Isonychia Beaver

Isonychia Beaver Hook - Daiichi Model 1710/Size 12 Thread - Pearsall's Gossamer Silk (Gold/6A) Hackle - Indian Hen Saddle (Ginger Speckled Brown) Tag - Three Wraps of Pearsall's Gossamer Silk (Gold/6A) Abdomen - Beaver Dubbing (Isonychia) Thorax - Peacock Sword Fibers (Natural Metallic Blue) Head -...
by letumgo
Sun Feb 13, 2011 1:21 pm
Forum: Wets
Topic: Partridge and Tups Soft Hackle
Replies: 8
Views: 2831

Partridge and Tups Soft Hackle

Partridge & Tups Hook - Mustad Model R70/Size 12 Thread - Pearsall's Gossamer Silk (Primrose Yellow/No. 3) Hackle - Hungarian Partridge (body hackle) Abdomen - Tups wool dubbing blend (wrapped backwards from the hackle tie in point) Tag/Rib - Pearsall's Gossamer Silk (Primrose Yellow) - (wrapped fo...