Search found 1168 matches

by Roadkill
Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Black Palmer 1839
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Black Palmer 1839

Thanks to Andrew Herd's rendition from Thomas Hofland's The British Angler's Manual , 1839 I tied this to use as a stonefly. Hook-Mustad 9672 #10 Thread-Black Monocord Body- Black Ostrich Rib-Silver Twist (counter rib) Hackle-Black Cock https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50117646547_282aa23516_z.jp...
by Roadkill
Mon Jul 13, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Black Spider Peacock
Replies: 2
Views: 99

Black Spider Peacock

I need to tie all 3 of the Stewart spiders for my 1800's box. But while I was thinking about the Dun Spider with no listed thread color my mind wandered from Baillie's pattern... I like the Black Spider but here is a variation... Hook-Dai Riki 135 #16 Thread-Pearsall's Scarlet Silk Hackle-Starling B...
by Roadkill
Sat Jul 11, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: BH Hare's Mask Bling Flymph
Replies: 4
Views: 113

Re: BH Hare's Mask Bling Flymph

Same fly for a bigger Fall tan caddis emerger on a Mustad 9671 #10 with 9/64" bead...

ImageIMGP0478 by William Lovelace, on Flickr
by Roadkill
Sat Jul 11, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: BH Hare's Mask Bling Flymph
Replies: 4
Views: 113

Re: BH Hare's Mask Bling Flymph

DUBBN,

You read my mind!! ;) The weight will make it a tool fly as well to search for feeding depths or applying the Leisenring Lift on 2 or 3 fly casts.
by Roadkill
Fri Jul 10, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: BH Hare's Mask Bling Flymph
Replies: 4
Views: 113

BH Hare's Mask Bling Flymph

Hook-Cabela's M-25 Scud #12 Thread- UTC 70 Rust Brown Shuck-Rust Sparkle Yarn Body- Hare's Mask blended with Clear Trilobal Nylon Rib-Medium Gold Ultra Wire Hackle-Natural Hen Back Bead- 1/8" Brass https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50098813458_e55d8e34b9_z.jpg IMGP0476 by William Lovelace , on Fli...
by Roadkill
Mon Jul 06, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: RL Prince Nymph
Replies: 6
Views: 175

RL Prince Nymph

Here is a variation for Fishnkilts... Hook-Mustad 9672 #10 Thread-Black Monocord Tail-Barred Pumpkin/Green/Orange Sili Legs Body- Peacock Counter Rib-Small Gold Ultra Wire Hackle-Speckled Brown Hen Horns-White Rubber Legs https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50084642537_f848903958_z.jpg IMGP0462 by W...
by Roadkill
Sat Jul 04, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: your honest opinion
Replies: 9
Views: 498

Re: your honest opinion

Fishnkilts, I love the fly!

I don't use stiff biots for tails or wing cases on Prince nymphs or stoneflies anymore. I use rubberlegs in various colors and sparkles on many flies. After fishing Girdle Bugs years ago I became a believer in the added motion.
by Roadkill
Fri Jun 26, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Golden Plover and Yellow
Replies: 4
Views: 198

Re: Golden Plover and Yellow

Great looking fly to swing during a hatch!!
by Roadkill
Sun Jun 21, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Slattery's Triple Threat
Replies: 16
Views: 740

Re: Slattery's Triple Threat

Thanks for the inspiration Ron!!
I have a couple of caddis tied to try when I get over there again...

ImageIMGP0429 by William Lovelace, on Flickr
by Roadkill
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Black
Replies: 18
Views: 547

Re: Black

8-) flies!!