Around the Net – 5-27-2013

Here are some interesting tidbits of the fly scene from “Around the Net!”

Fly box from Jazz and Fly Fishing.

Fly box from Jazz and Fly Fishing.

jazzandflyfishing.com

Ulf Hagström - big ugly fly

Ulf Hagström – big ugly fly

 

Fish loved this one - Red Spot Fly

Fish loved this one – Red Spot Fly

 

Sedotti - Kick n' Chicken

Sedotti’s – Kick n’ Chicken

Hook: Gamakatsu worm hook size 1/0
Head: Petitjean Magic Head size R13
Keel: .025 lead wire – 10-12 wraps sealed with UV cure
Foul Guard: Sparse clump of bucktail
Tail: 2 saddle hackles, splayed
Body: Reverse tied bucktail, 2 clumps on top and bottom
Flash: Gold, copper, pearl, silver, or opal Flashabou
Throat: Red Ice Dub
Eyes: 3D Holographic Eyes – attach using Super Glue GEL

#14 Sulphur Sexi-Floss Thorax Dun, tied and photographed by Don Bastian.

#14 Sulphur Sexi-Floss Thorax Dun, tied and photographed by Don Bastian.

Hook: Standard dry fly hook, #14 or #16
Thread: Danville Flymaster #7 Orange
Tails: Six yellow or ginger Microfibetts, split 3/3; you can also use just three fibers and divide them with two thread wraps. This works on the pattern because of the floatation qualities of the Sexi-Floss.
Abdomen: Amber Sexi-Floss
Wing: Tan Enrico’s Sea Fibers (also Poly-Fluff or Hi-Vis) same product, if you have or can still find them
Hackle: Ginger
Thorax: Sulphur orange rabbit dubbing

 

Yard Sales - Matt Grajewski

Yard Sales – Matt Grajewski

Shawn Combs

Shawn Combs

 

 

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