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Royal Prince Nemo

PostPosted: Thu May 17, 2018 7:46 pm
by ScottP
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A little free time and a lot of coffee.

hook - Mustad 3906B #10
thread - Danville 6/0 red
underbody - .020 non-tox
tail - biots brown
rib - small wire gold
counterrib - peacock herl
abdomen - holo tinsel red
thorax - peacock herl
hackle - hen furnace
legs/feelers/wings/whatever - biots white
head - Sulky Holoshimmer red


mash barb, wrap front 1/3 of shank with non-tox; start thread, wrap to bend

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measure (gap width past bend) a pair of biots; tie in on either side of hook, add rib

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tie in 1 peacock herl by tip

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tie in tinsel at 2/3 mark; wrap to tail and back, tie off/trim

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counterrib peacock herl; tie off/trim

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rib with wire; helicopter end, cover with thread

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measure (hook point to eye) a pair of biots; tie in with thips over the eye

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tie in peacock herl by tips; wrap thorax, tie off/trim

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tie in Holoshimmer over eye

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tie in (folded) hackle by tip; wrap, tie off/trim

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fold biots back, whip finish/trim thread (not shown)

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brush head with Super Glue, wrap Holoshimmer, wait for the glue to dry and trim

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Regards,
Scott

Re: Royal Prince Nemo

PostPosted: Thu May 17, 2018 10:05 pm
by letumgo
I’ll take a dozen! :D ;) (kidding) :lol:

Outstanding tutorial Scott. Thank you for sharing.

Re: Royal Prince Nemo

PostPosted: Sat May 19, 2018 5:02 am
by DOUGSDEN
Sweeeet pattern Scott! Your S-B-S is tops as well!
Doug