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boarmountain 01-10-2003 12:48 PM

Blue wing olive
 
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Here is a hackle dun pattern I use.

flytyer 01-10-2003 10:50 PM

Nicely done with just the right amount of hackle, just like the Catskill masters used to do it.

boarmountain 01-11-2003 08:59 PM

The fly is a size 20.

Dble Haul 01-13-2003 12:05 PM

Very nice!

Again, do you have a recipe? Thanks. :)

boarmountain 01-13-2003 05:48 PM

Tail: Dun grizzly
Body:Olive
Hackle:dun grizzly
Wings:Wing-it cut to shape
Hook mustad 94833 size 18-24

juro 01-13-2003 09:15 PM

Anyone use a wing burner? Would you recommend it?

thanks

boarmountain 01-13-2003 09:19 PM

I have used them in the past and I didn't care for them on feathers. The wing material in this fly is a type of nylon so it would melt, not burn clean.


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