a couple of browns

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a couple of browns

Post by 1Equinoxclan » Sat Feb 27, 2021 4:24 pm

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Hey fellas .I'm new to the site, and have been inspired by the creative and excellent tying here.
Two browns I tied .The second has been successful for me swinging it on small rivers for browns.
Thanks for looking
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by DUBBN » Sat Feb 27, 2021 4:59 pm

You do very good work!
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by SenecaLaker » Sat Feb 27, 2021 6:09 pm

Beautiful ties, welcome to the Flymph forum!!!! Those would work well most anywhere. What is the feather that you used for the hackle on the second one?

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Re: a couple of browns

Post by letumgo » Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:36 pm

Steve - Welcome to the forum. The patterns are terrific and I am looking forward to seeing more of your tying in the future.

Would you mind sharing the full recipe for the patterns? They are keeper for sure. ;)
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by Roadkill » Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:50 pm

I like the tip and and tag on the first one, the second is simpler and deadly looking, 8-)
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by 1Equinoxclan » Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:36 am

hey... thanks again guys for the encouragement.
Recipe 1
#10 Mustad Nymph
Tag 2 turns oval rib 2 turns gold floss
Rib sm. copper wire
Body abdomen turkey tail
thorax olive hare and Senyo flash mix
Wing red golden pheasant
Hackle mottled hen
Thread Veevus 12/0 copper

Recipe 2
#10 Mustad Nymph
Tail Ringneck pheasant
Rib sm. copper wire
Body brown ostrich tied tip first
Hackle grouse
Thread Veevus 12/0 copper
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by Fishnkilts » Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:10 pm

Welcome Steve. Those flies look great. I like the body on the second fly, how it looks spiky but still soft.

Post more of your flies, you do great work on them.
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by Mike62 » Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:41 pm

Nicely done. I'm really liking the second fly; I've got to do more with ostrich...
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by DOUGSDEN » Sun Feb 28, 2021 7:28 pm

Gloriously beautiful patterns you have made! I'm in love with both of them! Your tying style is indicative of the great ones in this fly tying realm most of which belong to this forum!
Welcome to you and thank you for giving us such wonderful work!
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Re: a couple of browns

Post by ForumGhillie » Mon Mar 01, 2021 6:52 am


Great looking fly patterns!

Welcome to the soft hackle nerds club. :D

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