Tag Archives: Chris Del Plato

Counterfeiter – Bob Veverka

Tied by: Bob Veverka Originated by: Bob Veverka Hook: Allcock 1810 8xl, #1 Body: Silver flat tinsel Throat: Red calf tail tied about half then a golden pheasant crest curving upward Underwing: Light purple bucktail tied 1/2 inch past bend … Continue reading

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#102 – Fire Chief

Tied by: Mike Martinek Originated by: Mike Martinek Source: Streamer Fly Patterns for Trolling and Casting Vol. 1; Martinek pg. 31 Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley Streamer 6xl Thread: Black Tag: A couple turns of red wire Body: Flat … Continue reading

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#41 – Dunc’s Special

Tied by: Chris Del Plato Originated by: Chris Del Plato Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek 8xl size 1, sharpest one in the pack Thread: White Tag: 3 or 4 turns of fine gold oval tinsel Tip: Small section of fluorescent … Continue reading

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#24 – Silver Darter

Tied by: Chris Del Plato Originated by: Lew Oatman Source: Streamer Fly tying and Fishing; Joseph Bates 1966 Pg. #335 Hook: #4-#12 2xl-6xl hook Thread: White Tail: A very small section of silver pheasant wing quill Body: White floss tapered … Continue reading

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Thank You, Happy New Year, A Toast to 2012

While we may be just at the beginning of an exciting year of streamers, it’s been more than a year in the making. I’ve been making preparations, gathering streamers (lots and lots of streamers), meeting some very talented tyers, buying … Continue reading

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Carrie Challenge II

A while back, I threw my name into the Carrie’s Challenge part 2 (See part 1 here) and was ready to take on a streamer “sans” vise. Here is the rules of the challenge: Chris Del Plato (host): You have … Continue reading

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