Thumbing Through Some SBSs

kind of self-explanatory, right? We seem to have some impressive thread-wrappers that lurk around this board. let's try to keep your "first booger" posts at a minimum.
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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Mon Dec 17, 2018 2:20 pm

Denson’s Soldier Palmer Crippler

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 red
tag - Danville Depth Ray fire orange
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing red
body hackle - hen grizzly dyed ginger ("Mimosa" - 4 tsp Rit Golden Yellow/ 1/2 tsp Rit Camel, 1 cup water)
shoulder hackle - red golden pheasant body feather
front hackles - hen grizzly dyed ginger
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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by mitch aka 2 fish » Mon Dec 17, 2018 6:58 pm

see? that's much better.

one just needs a gentle word of encouragement.
hey! everyone entitled owns a right opinion, buddy.

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by LTFI » Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:01 pm

My question is just simply what the fuck do you do with all these flies?

I've also forgotten how to attach thread and marsh barb :coffee

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by mitch aka 2 fish » Tue Dec 18, 2018 3:31 am

mitch aka 2 fish wrote:
Sun Dec 16, 2018 9:15 pm
whoa.

like mean.

:stupid
hey! everyone entitled owns a right opinion, buddy.

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:26 am

LTFI wrote:
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:01 pm
My question is just simply what the fuck do you do with all these flies?

I've also forgotten how to attach thread and marsh barb :coffee
I try to fish as many as I can, although I haven't really explored the possibilities of the big softhackles much, yet. Whatever, they all exercise the tying muscles.
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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:50 am

Denson’s Clan Chief Crippler

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tag - tinsel silver
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing black
body hackle - grizzly dyed red
shoulder hackles - yellow over red golden pheasant body feather
front hackle - hen black
Everyone stopped to stare at your technicolor motor home
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by -G- » Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:38 am

mitch aka 2 fish wrote:
Mon Dec 17, 2018 6:58 pm
see? that's much better.

one just needs a gentle word of encouragement.
Ok, you’re right you’re right. You strike me as someone who likes to hear that too mtice.

Clearly I was speaking to a brick wall..

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by mitch aka 2 fish » Tue Dec 18, 2018 4:22 pm

just.
can't.
stop.

I know how he feels.
I've just managed it with very minimal effort.
hey! everyone entitled owns a right opinion, buddy.

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Tue Dec 18, 2018 4:38 pm

Denson’s Silver Invicta Crippler

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tag - tinsel silver
rib - small wire silver
body - tinsel silver
body hackle - grizzly saddle dyed ginger (4 tsp Rit Golden Yellow/ 1/2 tsp Rit Camel, 1 cup water)
shoulder hackle - yellow golden pheasant body feather
front hackles - hen grizzly dyed Silver Doctor Blue (2 packs Koolaid Ice Blue Raspberry, 1 cup water)
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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:55 am

Grey Ghost Bumble

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Uni 8/0 iron grey
tail - golden pheasant crest
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing grey
body hackles - grizzly/black
front hackles - partridge


Moore's Grey Ghost Bumble

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T.C. Moore’s version, from A Man May Fish

hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - golden pheasant crest
butt - ostrich herl black
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing grey
body hackles - dun/black
front hackle - partridge
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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:22 am

Conba's Irishman's Claret

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - golden pheasant tippet dyed hot orange
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing claret
body hackle - saddle dyed claret (1 Tbs Rit Wine, 1 cup water)
wing - bronze mallard
front hackle - hen dyed claret
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RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Fri Dec 21, 2018 6:24 am

Conba's Haemo Buzzer

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hook - Dai Riki 135 #12
thread - Danville 6/0 black
rib - medium tinsel pearl
abdomen - floss red
thorax - black and orange ostrich herl
hackle - hen badger
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RIP Walter

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