CutBow

Discussion in 'Fly Tying' started by flyfishnm, Feb 26, 2003.

  1. Here is a nice cut-bow I caught last weekend, put up a heck of a fight. Here is the recipe for the fly I caught her on:

    Here is a pattern that I created. It is similar to the black woolly, but with a few additions.

    Hook: 4-8 Streamer
    Thread: black/brown
    Body: Black Chenille, wrapped with 1 peacock herl
    Tail: Black marabou with Krystal Flash
    Hackle: Black/Brown
    Head: White Strip of 20 ounce soda labels, cut to 1/5 inch and wrapped in the head until equivilent in height to chenille. Then you put eyes on with red permanent marker.
     
  2. Nice fish!
    Looks more like a bow, but it could have a little cutt in her.
    I am probably going to head down to the San Juan and fish here in a few days.

    RMB:eek:
     
  3. ofcourse the big question is where?

    mcronariver
     

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