Category Archives: Conversion

Plymouth Rock Streamer Conversion by Dave Lomasney

Tied by: Dave Lomasney Originated by: Conversion of lake fly by D. W. C. Farrington Source: Favorite Flies and Their Histories (1988) – Marbury pg. 142 Plymouth Rock streamer fly pattern recipe Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley streamer hook … Continue reading

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Blue Jay Conversion Streamer by Dave Lomasney

Tied by: Dave Lomasney Originated by: Conversion of trout fly by unknown Source: Favorite Flies and Their Histories (1988) – Marbury pg. 223 Blue Jay streamer fly pattern recipe Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley streamer hook 8xl #2 Thread: … Continue reading

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Black Dog Conversion by Dave Lomasney

Tied by: Dave Lomasney Originated by: George Kelson Source: Classic Salmon Flies; History and Patterns, Frodin pg. 26 Black Dog Conversion streamer fly pattern recipe Hook: Standard streamer hook, 6x to 8x long, sizes #2 to #8 Thread: Black 6/0 … Continue reading

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#93-2013 – Royal Coachman Hairwing by Robert Frandsen

Tied by: Robert Frandsen Originated by: John Haily Source: Streamer Fly Tying & Fishing by Joseph D. Bates, Jr, – Pg 329-330 Royal Coachman Hairwing Streamer Recipe Hook: Mustad 3665A #1 Thread: White Tag: Gold flat tinsel Tail: Golden pheasant … Continue reading

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#90-2013 – Platte River Bucktail by Kevin Kirkelie

Tied by: Kevin Kirkelie Originated by: Bud Miller Platte River Bucktail Streamer Pattern Recipe Hook: Mustad 79580 #1 Thread: Black 6/0 Body: Brown floss or embroidery thread Rib: Gold flat tinsel Throat: Red bucktail tied short Wing: Mixed yellow and … Continue reading

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#69-2013 – Medicine Streamer by Jim Bennett

Tied by: Jim Bennett Originated by: Hugh Falkus Hook: Mustad L-87-3665A #2 Thread: Black 8/0 Body: Silver flat tinsel Throat: Blue schlappen fibers Wing: Pearl crystal flash under black arctic fox flanked by thin grizzly saddle hackle Eye: 2mm silver … 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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#43-2013 – Silver Jungle Streamer

Tied by: Gary Fraser Originated by: Gary Fraser based on the Silver Jungle wet fly Hook: Mustad 9575 Thread: Orange 8/0 Tail: Orange crystal flash Body: Silver holographic flat tinsel Rib: Silver oval tinsel Thorax: Orange floss or seal dubbing … Continue reading

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