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by ScottP
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Marty's Coast Orange (variation) https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4850/32889002338_0177fe59e8_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7905/46039470584_f3821b463b_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4805/31822956347_d3b1bffd69_c.jpg Marty Howard's basic prawn pattern; here's his excellent SBS hook - Dai...
by ScottP
Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Watson's Mayfly https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7804/39790797203_fc4e3e029e_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7902/39790796833_8716246ec2_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4812/39790796993_72dc816c48_c.jpg Exploring some possibilities. hook - Dai Riki 075 #8 thread - Danville 6/0 black tag - t...
by ScottP
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Watson's Bumble https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7926/46699149642_3fc484dedd_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4825/46699149502_8e0a9bf484_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4853/31810308917_cf571a5bd0_c.jpg There's a nice SBS here . Dyed partridge subbed for jay (guinea or Mearns quail would ha...
by ScottP
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Wagoner's Orange Sundowner (variation) ) https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7855/46693678972_8b7e346ac0_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7871/46021719274_cbe64a9fe6_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7893/46021719454_688cbd8fbf_c.jpg Not crazy about the dye job on the chukar; still looking for an...
by ScottP
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Wagoner's Jim Green Special (variation) ) https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7865/46687064192_785d4f9972_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4817/46015072414_6911be6eed_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7919/46015072654_76dfff85bf_c.jpg Again, a few changes to the original while maintaining the bas...
by ScottP
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

McMillan’s Paintbrush (variation) ) https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7926/32857976838_4f7531c388_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4867/32857976678_d11a082b6b_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7899/45817451075_99c0e37d7f_c.jpg Tried to maintain the spirit of the original, with a few minor chang...
by ScottP
Sun Jan 13, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Grahame's Dark Olive https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7802/45811129335_156a02bc44_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4858/46726646001_b5504a415b_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4903/46726646251_fb1ac237bf_c.jpg A pretty basic pattern. Took this as a chance to explore the use of dusky grouse fe...
by ScottP
Sat Jan 12, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Denson's Claret Crippler https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4825/32838320988_4d83330ecc_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7840/46660615842_e33e7b94fe_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7885/46660616022_44f2174661_c.jpg hook - Dai Riki 075 #8 thread - Danville 6/0 wine rib - oval tinsel gold body -...
by ScottP
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Procter’s Olde 17 (variation) https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4882/45977970254_99f0d3272e_c.jpg A takeoff on an old Charles Cotton fly; kind of a Jingler comparadun. Swapped out original mallard flank tail for pheasant. Change color/size to suit your needs. hook - Dai Riki 300 #10 thread - UTC 70 wo...
by ScottP
Thu Jan 10, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Cholla Caddis https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4804/46636047412_99472747f6_c.jpg Playing around with the sharpie feathers gave me an idea for a Jingler Elk Hair variant. Change color/size to suit your needs; partridge or a host of other feathers could be used, as well. hook - Dai Riki 300 #10 thread ...
by ScottP
Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Procter’s Road Salt https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4811/45766938545_2307fe7915_c.jpg https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7862/32806934548_79ae4a4836_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4825/32806934698_e39c0576d2_c.jpg A bit more sedate than some of his other patterns. The sharptail flank feathers have...
by ScottP
Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1486
Views: 159694

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Procter's Hot Summer Day https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4860/31733918967_dbef474a96_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4902/31733918857_c13f2a9f31_c.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4824/32800587778_8a9341ca06_c.jpg hook - Dai Riki 075 #8 thread - MFC 6/0 fire orange tail - golden pheasant tipp...