Might travel down this road of tying for a little bit...been busy busy on the classic salmon side, but starting to get a bit of "writers block".
Anwho, this was tied on a 4/0 (I think) Mustad sproat....i have messed around with all hackle bodies like this one, and I like the way they swim, and push a good bit of water.
tag: pearl myler
tail: topping and JC
butt: blue wool
body: very tight, and thin body of black wool
body hackle: three, cheapy dry fly hackles, wound together (two natural red, one natural black)
throat: brown schlappen feather
wing: tippets, sprigs of orange dyed kori
collar: eagle sub (from AO), JC over
head: blue wool
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