Pattern Hot Steel

#1
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Hot Steel
Hook: Grip 14723BL #12
Thread: Benecchi 12/0, black
Hackle: Hen, dyed black
Rib: Mylar, cobalt blue
Body: Condor barb (or substitute)
Hot spot: Golden Pheasant tippets, dyed hot orange - tied short

Cheers,
Hans W
 
#3
My turn to post a "pretty" fly picture :cool:



Hot Steel
Hook: Grip 14723BL #12
Thread: Benecchi 12/0, black
Hackle: Hen, dyed black
Rib: Mylar, cobalt blue
Body: Condor barb (or substitute)
Hot spot: Golden Pheasant tippets, dyed hot orange - tied short

please, what would you use as a substitute for the condor? it looks a little like ostrick herl?