Monthly Archives: January 2015

Preventing Wing Roll in Traditional Featherwing Streamers – Stanley Wilfred Williams

The traditional method of “stacking the stems” did not work for me right from the start. The wing would have a tendency to roll and make me very frustrated after I had spent an hour getting the chassis (as I … Continue reading

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Jack Gartside Darkside

Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley streamer hook 8xl, #2 Thread: Black, 6/0 Tag: Silver flat tinsel Body: Red floss Ribbing: Silver flat tinsel Underwing: Five strands of peacock herl white bucktail Wing: Matched furnace saddle or neck feathers Cheek: … Continue reading

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Big Poppey by Bill Chandler

Tied by: Bill Chandler Originated by: Bill Chandler Big Poppey Fly Pattern Hook: Castle Arms Heritage Allcock BG3 #2 Thread: White 8/0 Tag: Silver flat tinsel Body: Green silk Rib: Silver flat tinsel Belly: White bucktail Throat: Red schlappen Under-wing: … Continue reading

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