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Grey Ghost Bumble


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#1 SBPatt

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Posted 19 December 2018 - 12:58 PM

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hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Uni 8/0 iron grey
tail - golden pheasant crest
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing grey
body hackles - grizzly/black
front hackles - partridge
 
 
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#2 squire123

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Posted 19 December 2018 - 06:04 PM

Beautiful proportions.


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#3 Torrishpale

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Posted 20 December 2018 - 10:27 AM

Griffith Gnat on steroids. Very nice.


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#4 SBPatt

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Posted 21 December 2018 - 09:56 PM

Moore's Grey Ghost Bumble
 
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 T.C. Moore's version from "A Man May Fish"
 
hook - Dai Riki 075 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - golden pheasant crest
butt - ostrich herl black
rib - oval tinsel silver
body - dubbing grey
body hackles - dun/black
front hackle - partridge
 
 
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Posted 28 December 2018 - 11:50 AM

Great looking fly and really well tied. Perhaps it is just me, but I am craving a tinge of Orange in there, just to tie it back to the original.