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: Flat Wing Swap-Jim Simms


striblue
04-05-2003, 12:22 PM
Here are Jim's flys. Please post materials and Directions. Thanks

jimS
04-07-2003, 01:52 PM
standard Abrames pattern:

Hook: Daiichi 2546
Thread: flatwaxed white
Sparse bucktail at hook bend
Pillow of feather fluff on top of hook shank at bend
white saddle hackle tied on top of pillow with feather shaft curved up.
Longer white saddle hackle curved down
Two strands of flash the length of second hackle
Longer yellow hackle curved down
Longer yellow hackle curved down
Two strands of flash the length of previous hackle
Longer chartreuse hackle curved down
Coat hackle tie-in with flexament
Tie-in sparse deer hair on bottom of hook near the eye
Tie-in sparse deer hair on each side of shank
Tie-in chartreuse deer hair on top of hook near the eye
Attach jungle cock eyes
Complete head, whip finish and coat with flexament

Simms