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by ScottP
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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RWB Stonefly (variation) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48079116843_2333e196e8_c.jpg Found a pic on the interweb; swapped out the poly yarn body for foam, and the wire rib for a Sharpie (more floatation/less weight). Could just as easily be used as a hopper; change color/size to suit your need...
by ScottP
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Quimpy https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48066393327_fc62f223e5_c.jpg Quigley/Humpy (sounds better than Humgley); change color/size to suit your needs. hook - Dai Riki 300 #8 thread - UTC 140 grey brown tail - moose body hair body - dubbing grey/brown shellback/wing - deer hair hackle - grizzly/g...
by ScottP
Thu Jun 13, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Stenersen's CFO https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48057931338_f1eccc839e_c.jpg JS Stenersen's salute to petrochemical byproducts; this much foam and rubber makes me proud to be a carbon-based life form. A study in tying backwards; notional sequence. hook - Dai Riki 280 #8 thread - UTC 140 woodduc...
by ScottP
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Splitsville Sparkle Dun https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48054458826_28a268817d_c.jpg I hate tying sparkle duns, mainly because I can't; this variation makes it almost fun. Tied here as an Adams/callibaetis; change color/size to suit your needs. hook - WFC Model 3 #14 thread - UTC 140 grey brown...
by ScottP
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Tying Salty Things
Replies: 10
Views: 234

Re: Tying Salty Things

Tie Mitch a proper whitebait fly and he’ll roll over like a puppy.
by ScottP
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Quigley's Flag Dun https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48049061562_41052efcc3_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48049061497_75e11f2e83_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48049061452_dc3c18629b_c.jpg Switched to thread for hackle loop instead of wing base like I did a while back . Tie...
by ScottP
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Quigley Cripple Parachute (variation) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48033466853_9b7b0b3efb_c.jpg A few minor changes to the original . Tied here as a PMD; the synth wing is much more manageable in smaller sizes like this. Just playing around with some ideas; this probably won't be the last it...
by ScottP
Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Flyfischa's Caddis Emerger https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48026189698_803fb2f3aa_c.jpg Found this one from Karsten Neben on the interweb; notional tying sequence. Combination LaFontaine Sparkle Emerger/EHC/Splitsville/Jingler; even with all that going on, it should scale down without too much ...
by ScottP
Sat Jun 08, 2019 4:39 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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пуляголова мыло саранча https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48023309176_85bc698568_c.jpg Change color/size to suit your needs; on anything smaller, I'd switch to 1mm foam. hook - Dai Riki 280 #8 thread - UTC 140 woodduck body - Ice Dub pheasant tail shellback/underwing - 2mm foam gold legs - medium...
by ScottP
Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Woodright's Carnage Salmonfly https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48007453626_65e8dfb509_c.jpg The ones I saw ain't orange; the furniture marker gets the color close enough. http://i80.photobucket.com/albums/j189/pattersbkg/Montana%202013/Freestone/IMG_6114.jpg http://i80.photobucket.com/albums/j18...
by ScottP
Tue Jun 04, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Pena Zhuk II https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48000077937_93975e913f_c.jpg Drawing more terrestrial inspiration from Russia. Tied using materials within easy reach; change color/size to suit your needs. hook - Dai Riki 135 #8 thread - UTC 140 cream/Danville 6/0 brown body - Ice Dub golden brown ...
by ScottP
Mon Jun 03, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Fly Tying
Topic: Thumbing Through Some SBSs
Replies: 1593
Views: 185667

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Deepwoods Carnage Dun https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47993234052_d1f84b4ec2_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47993280236_fac09259ba_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/47993280341_50c58a00b3_c.jpg Spotting white wings in tree-lined pocketwater tunnels has become problematic so I...