Sawada's Hendrickson

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Sawada's Hendrickson

Postby ScottP » Sat Dec 23, 2017 12:46 pm

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Not sure if this is an after effect of Fukishima on the local hatches or something out of a Herter's catalogue.


hook - Mustad 3906 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - woodduck flank
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - red fox
hackle - hen dun/brown
wing - barred woodduck flank (mine's a bit meatier than Mr. Sawada but that's where the sweet spot was on the feathers I had available).


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Re: Sawada's Ultra-Wing

Postby swellcat » Sun Dec 24, 2017 5:49 am

Not sure if this is an after effect of Fukishima on the local hatches or something out of a Herter's catalogue.

Text of the year.

That wing is crazy, man.
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Re: Sawada's Hendrickson

Postby hankaye » Sun Dec 24, 2017 9:31 am

Scott P. Howdy;

Dang fly looks like it's fixin' ta go to a formal event instead of swimmin'
for a mouth to bite it. Beautiful piece of working art.

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Re: Sawada's Hendrickson

Postby letumgo » Sun Dec 24, 2017 9:48 am

:o

Jaw dropping! Frame that one... ;)

Amazing fly Scott.
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