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Old 09-30-2011, 02:33 PM
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No, Planettrout is the man. Nice find.

This would be a great addition to the bug thread, now if someone will post a pic of their imitation and a recipe....

Had to go there...eh ...???

I'd be thinkin' about maybe incorporating this new stuff from Hareline into the pattern:

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J:Son Silicone Legs / Back for Caddis Larva

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...but I'm busy tying BAETIS...

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Old 09-30-2011, 03:07 PM
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That's a dang realistic pattern and a neat product. I put together a quick, impressionistic tie together this morning out of materials I had on-hand. It's basically a Hare's Ear with pheasant tail, tail, an amber bead and some small vinyl ribbing. I used the light hair from the mask and darkened the top with a marker for a little contrast. I was going to try something more realistic and even tied up some knotted pheasant tail legs (wow is that a pain in the butt), but I like to keep flies simple and durable---guide ties,as people call 'em, though I'm certainly no one's guide. Here's the results:

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Old 09-30-2011, 03:50 PM
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By golly that there fly oughta work.
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