Fly Fishing Forum - View Single Post - New bucktail
Thread: New bucktail
View Single Post
Old 11-20-2003, 11:07 AM
Smcdermott's Avatar
Smcdermott Smcdermott is offline
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 1,220


I am curious if the two different processes you mentioned have an effect on the hair. I have found that when I go to the fly shop the bucktails with a softer hide also often have the more supple hairs for use in a pattern like a bucktail deceiver, whereas the hard hides seem to have the stiffer more hollow hair. Just curious.

Reply With Quote