black gnat

Discussion in 'Patterns' started by trout man, Mar 25, 2010.

  1. trout man New Member

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    Indiana
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    what s your favorite version of the black gnat for panfish. post pics if you can !
  2. Ed Call Mumbling Moderator

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    Kitsap Peninsula
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    What size? Black thread on a #22, tie in a tip of black ostrich herl, wrap forward 3-5 times, tie off...fish on. Don't like ostrich herl? Use some narrow taper hackle for flatwings, a bit larger profile than the ostrich herl, tie it the same, tie off...fish on.

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  3. TD Active Member

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    North End
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    Griffith Gnat. Quick and easy to tie. Fishes well enough too.
  4. Mike Lee It's all about the sauce.....

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    South King County
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    love the griffiths gnat on glassy stillwater when I don't see a hatch.
  5. Warmonger newt

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    Yakima, WA
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    hahhahahha LOVE that website url!~ lol