Hand Made Salmon Hooks|
Ronn Lucas, Sr.
Posted 23 February 2018 - 05:12 PM
Used Ryan Houston's version as a base. Getting closer to picric without the pyrotechnics.
hook - Mustad 3906 #8
thread - UTC 70 chartreuse
tail - pheasant tail
rib - Uni-Stretch hot orange
body - dubbing hot yellow/chartreuse
body hackle - picric sub (1 Tbs Rit lemon yellow, 1 cup water; overdyed with 1Tbs Rit Lemon yellow/Koolaide LemonLime)
front hackle - hot orange
collar - chukar partridge dyed picric sub (1 Tbs Rit lemon yellow, 1 cup water; overdyed with 1Tbs Rit Lemon yellow/Koolaide LemonLime)
Posted 23 February 2018 - 09:06 PM
You sure tie some super wet flies Scott...and I greatly appreciate your including the recipe!!
"I've spent many days on the golf course and said I should have gone fishing.
But I've NEVER been on a trout stream or Atlantic Salmon river and said I should have played golf." - Me