Category Archives: Bill Edson

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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Lew Oatman, Carrie Stevens and Jack Gartside on Ebay

It’s been some time since I’ve posted any Ebay items, but there is a nice range of items coming up recently. First up is a rare Lew Oatman streamer. It is a Bill Edson pattern, the Edson Dark Tiger, one … Continue reading

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#31-2013 – Edson Light Tiger Bucktail tied by Darren MacEachern

Tied by: Darren MacEachern Originated by: William R. Edson Source: Streamer Fly Tying and Fishing: Joseph Bates Jr. (1966), Pg. 262, 266-267 Hook: Mustad 9575 #2 Thread: Black FWN Tag: Gold flat tinsel Tail: Barred wood duck Body: Peacock herl … Continue reading

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#360 – Dot Edson

Tied by: Robert Frandsen Originated by: Bill Edson Hook: Mustad 94720 #2 Thread: White 8/0 Body: Silver flat tinsel the a thin strand of pale blue tinsel along each side of the body Rib: Silver oval tinsel Belly: White bucktail … Continue reading

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