Monthly Archives: July 2013

#56-2013 – Herring Bucktail tied by Andrew Mashall

Tied by: Andrew Marshall Originated by: Roy A. Patrick and Letcher Lambuth Source: Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing, Joseph Bates, 1966 pg. 288 Hook: Mustad 79580 #2 Thread: Black 8/0 Body: Silver flat tinsel (embossed if no rib is used) … Continue reading

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#55-2013 – Blue Smelt tied by Gary Tanner and Loretta Parent

Tied by: Gary P. Tanner & Loretta Parent Originated by: Unknown Source: Eastern Streamers, Dick Frost, 1979, pg. 6 Gary’s Version Hook: Mustad L87 #4 Thread: Black Tail: Red floss Body: Silver flat tinsel Rib: Silver oval tinsel Wing: White … Continue reading

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#54-2013 – Railbird tied by Jon Harrang

Tied by: Jon Harrang Originated by: John Benn Source: Steelhead Fly Fishing and Flies (1979),Trey Combs, Pg. 102 Hook: Partridge CS17 #4 Thread: Black Benecchi 12/0 Tail: Lady Amherst pheasant crest or golden pheasant crest dyed red Body: Claret dubbing … Continue reading

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Mike Martinek Original Patterns on Auction

Great news for everyone collecting Mike Martinek streamers as four new patterns have just been placed up for auction. The patterns include several of Mike Martinek’s original designs. We will try to get the recipes for the patterns to post … Continue reading

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#53-2013 – Kennebago Hairwing tied by Bob Frandsen

Tied by: Robert Frandsen Originated by: Herb Welch Source: Streamer Fly Tying & Fishing by Joseph D. Bates, Jr, – Pg 293-294 Hook: Partridge CS15 #4 Thread: White Tail: Orange hackle fibers Butt: Peacock herl, light blue silk, peacock herl … Continue reading

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#52-2013 – R&R Rainbow by Barry Phillips

Tied by: Barry Phillips Originated by: Barry Phillips Hook: Mustad 3665A Thread: Black 8/0 Tag: Gold flat tinsel Body: Purple floss Throat: Silver pheasant crest Wing: Silver Dr. Blue under green under yellow under orange under red bucktail topped with … Continue reading

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#51-2013 – Walleye Wrecker by Kevin Kirkelie

Tied by: Kevin Kirkelie Originated by: Kevin Kirkelie Hook: Mustad 9674 #4 Thread: Iron gray 6/0 Tail: Pearl mylar tubing (frayed from body) Body: Pearl mylar tubing over shaped muffler tape Wing: White bucktail then peacock herl Collar: Chartreuse saddle … Continue reading

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#50-2013 – Salmon Searcher by Bill Chandler

Tied by: Bill Chandler Originated by: Bill Chandler Hook: Mustad 3907B #2 Thread: Black 8/0 Body: Silver flat tinsel Belly: White bucktail Wing: Chartreuse under light blue under purple bucktail Eye: Jungle cock nail Head: Black Notes: As a fly … Continue reading

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