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Tying the Black Ghost Marabou

The Black Ghost Marabou is a simple to tie fly that is a killer on both lake and stream. The Black Ghost has it’s roots in Maine’s Rangeley region and was designed by the famous fly tyer Herb Welch back … Continue reading

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Tying the Edson Dark Tiger Bucktail Streamer

The Edson Dark Tiger is a pattern developed by Bill Edson of Portland, Maine. The bucktail streamer is great for the NE landlocked salmon, brook trout, bass and other game species. The streamer is tied on a long 5xl hook … Continue reading

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Larry Leight Streamers on Auction

There are currently more than 20 of Larry Leight’s streamers up for auction on Ebay. Ebay user Vanderbeck29 has this series of flies listed. Most of the streamers are Carrie Stevens patterns, but in the mix are a few of … Continue reading

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New Updated Streamer Hook Selection on FlyHooks.org

A while back, I sent a bunch of streamer hooks from my collection over to Håvard Eide, the man behind flyhooks.org. If you have not checked out the site before, I recommend browsing the vast collection of hooks that Håvard has … Continue reading

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Larry Leight and Ian Collin James Streamers

Things have been a little quiet on the streamer front, so I’m posting a couple interesting streamers that you can buy or bid on through Ebay. First up is an new offering from serial streamer junkie Larry Leight. The Whaupaunaucau … Continue reading

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Allcock Heritage BG3 Hooks

You don’t often see these coveted Allcock Heritage BG3 Streamer Hooks for sale. Luckily for streamer tyers, there is a set of size #4 an #2 hooks up for grabs on Ebay this week. The hooks were distributed by Castle … Continue reading

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Green Drake tied by Stanley Williams

Tied by: Stanley Williams Originated by: Carrie G. Stevens Green Drake Streamer Fly Pattern Hook: Mustad 3907 B #2 Thread: White 8/0 Tag: Silver flat metal tinsel Body: Orange silk floss Rib: Silver flat metal tinsel Belly: White goat hair … Continue reading

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Teal Blue & Black by Tuomas Iso-Ahola

Tied by: Tuomas Iso-Ahola Originated by: Tuomas Iso-Ahola Teal Blue & Black Streamer Fly Pattern Hook: Mustad R79 #2 Thread: Black 8/0 Tag: Silver flat tinsel Body: Black floss Rib: Silver flat tinsel Belly: White bucktail Throat: Silver Dr. blue … Continue reading

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