Partridge & orange inspired numph ;)

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Partridge & orange inspired numph ;)

Postby fly_fischa » Fri Mar 04, 2016 12:31 pm

Old meets new :? Sz 16 partridge and orange inspired nymph ;) First time I used Semperfli Spyder thread. I love this thread, thin, plenty strong and lots of bite for mounting materials. :D
Hook Tmc200rbl
Tail/wingcase wood duck
Abdomen/head Semperfli Org Spyder thread 18/0
Overbody clear stretch tube
Thorax seal fur (my own blend)
Legs partridge.

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Re: Partridge & orange inspired numph ;)

Postby letumgo » Fri Mar 04, 2016 1:10 pm

:o Wow!

Karsten - That is a marvelous pattern. Absolutely beautiful, and highly fishable. Nice photos too (understatement).
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Re: Partridge & orange inspired numph ;)

Postby tie2fish » Fri Mar 04, 2016 1:15 pm

I'll second what Ray said. Your seal dubbing blend reminds me some of Carl's recent "spectral" nymph.
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Re: Partridge & orange inspired numph ;)

Postby fly_fischa » Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:07 pm

Thanks Ray and Bill :D
The dubbing blend is a mixture of primarily brown, red, orange, yellow, black and olive. It's called for on an old Aussie nymph pattern I like to tie and use, very buggy and simple to tie once u work out how to tame/manage seals fur ;)

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Re: Partridge & orange inspired numph ;)

Postby Premerger » Fri Mar 04, 2016 8:38 pm

Beautifully done, Karsten.
How hard can it be?
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Re: Partridge & orange inspired numph ;)

Postby William Anderson » Fri Mar 04, 2016 10:11 pm

Karsten, that's looks very attractive. Should grab lots of attention. Look forward to hearing from you about the results.
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