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 » Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:59 am

Golden Octopus Bumble

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 fire orange
tag - tinsel gold
tail - yarn chartreuse
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing golden olive
body hackle - golden olive
shoulder hackle - yellow golden pheasant body feather
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Mon Dec 24, 2018 2:08 pm

Conba's Bushy Raymond

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 light olive
tail - golden pheasant body feather
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing golden olive
body hackles - golden olive/red
1st shoulder hackle - chukar partridge dyed olive (1Tbs Rit Golden Yellow, 1tsp Rit Dark Green)
2nd shoulder hackle - mallard flank
3rd shoulder hackle - partridge dyed Silver Doctor Blue (2 packs Koolaid Ice Blue Raspberry, 1 cup water)
4th shoulder hackle- partridge dyed yellow (1 Tbs Rit Golden Yellow, 1 cup water)
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Thu Dec 27, 2018 6:14 pm

Finney's Bloody Olive

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 red
tag - Danville Depth Ray fire orange
tail - golden pheasant tippet
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing gold (chopped Angel Hair)
body hackle - golden olive
front hackle - red
wing - bronze mallard
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Sat Dec 29, 2018 7:02 am

Culton's Ginger Steelhead Spider

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hook - Dai Riki 899 #6
thread - Uni 8/0 fire orange
tail - golden pheasant crest dyed hot orange (1Tbs Rit Sunshine Orange, 1 cup water)
abdomen - mylar braid gold
thorax - dubbing ginger
1st shoulder hackle - yellow golden pheasant body feather
2nd shoulder hackle - Indian hen
3rd shoulder hackle - waterfowl flank (original called for teal; redhead used here)
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Sun Dec 30, 2018 7:15 am

Steelhead Carey

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hook - Dai Riki 899 #6
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tag - Uni-Stretch fuchsia
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing black
body hackle - black
shoulder hackle - pheasant rump
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Sun Dec 30, 2018 3:12 pm

Spade Skunk

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hook - Dai Riki 899 #6
thread - Danville 6/0 red
tag - tinsel silver
tail - hackle red
abdomen - peacock herl
thorax - ostrich herl black
hackle - black
wing - arctic fox tail
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Mon Dec 31, 2018 7:12 am

Silver Hilton Spider

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Found a nice vid here. This one would lend itself to various color combinations.


hook - Dai Riki 899 #6
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - waterfowl flank (redhead used here)
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing black
hackle - redhead flank
wing - hen grizzly
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by mitch aka 2 fish » Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:54 am

23:54. new year's eve.

I will take time out of my ever-precious day to tell you to eat a dick and happy new year, you asperger's ridden dickhead.
juju x kudos(karma + mojo)= you're a fucking idiot.

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Mon Dec 31, 2018 11:02 am

mitch aka 2 fish wrote:
Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:54 am
23:54. new year's eve.

I will take time out of my ever-precious day to tell you to eat a dick and happy new year, you asperger's ridden dickhead.
Right back at you. Be well.
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:37 pm

Platte River Spider (variation)

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A few changes to the original.

hook - Dai Riki 899 #6
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - golden pheasant crest dyed red
rib - small wire gold
body - tinsel gold
1st shoulder hackles - golden pheasant body feathers, red over yellow
2nd shoulder hackle - woodduck flank
wing - furnace over yellow


mash barb, start thread; wrap to point

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measure (gap width past bend) gp crest; tie in, tie in wire, wrap to return wire at eye

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tie in tinsel; wrap to tail with touching wraps and back, tie off/trim

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counterwrap wire, helicopter end, cover with thread

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prep gp feathers tie in by tip; wrap, tie off/trim

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tie in woodduck flank by tip; wrap, tie off/trim

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prep wing, furnace over yellow; measure (tips to tail; no clue as to what I'm focusing on here)

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tie in (semi-tented here as opposed to vertical alignment on the original), whip finish, SHHAN

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One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Tue Jan 01, 2019 7:22 am

Fancy Spade

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hook - Dai Riki 899 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 red
tail - deer hair
abdomen - peacock herl
thorax - ostrich herl red
hackle - hen grizzly
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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Re: Thumbing Through Some SBSs

Post by ScottP » Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:35 am

Howell's Smokehouse Spade

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hook - Dai Riki 899 #6
thread - Danville 6/0 white
tag - oval tinsel silver
butt - floss burnt orange
tail - hackle black
abdomen - dubbing black
thorax - ostrich herl orange/brown
hackle - black
One of these
Surely will screen out the sorrow
But where are you tomorrow
RIP Walter

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