#148 – Ginger

#148 Ginger - Don Ordes

#148 Ginger - Don Ordes

Tied by: Don Ordes
Originated by: Don Ordes

Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley Streamer hook
Thread: Black 6/0
Tag: Silver holographic tinsel
Body: Pale yellow floss on the rear half and orange floss on the front half separated by a mid collar of orange hackle and over wrapped with clear vinyl rib.
Belly: Red squirrel tail
Throat: Orange hackle fibers
Wing: 4 CDL dyed orange hackle flanked by grizzly dyed orange hackle with a few strands of golden yellow Fluoro Fiber
Shoulder: Short CDL dyed orange hackle
Eye: Jungle cock
Head: Black with a band of gold

Notes: Don has produced some unique streamers and this is no exception. The body of the fly is covered with vinyl rib, giving it more depth through the middle and an interesting scaly look when wet. The strands of Fluoro Fiber in the wing will also catch so tiny glints of light adding the natural look this streamer portrays when it gets dunked.

Don OrdesDon Ordes – Mr. Fantasy Fly. I don’t know how to describe myself as a fly tier, so I don’t know anyone else could, at least and be accurate. I enjoy all kinds of tying and then some which aren’t even kinds one can explain. I am serious at times, but most times not. I enjoy flies for fishing, but not the ones anyone else fishes.
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