Humpulator SBS

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  1. ScottP

    ScottP Active Member

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    Or Stimulumpy; whichever you prefer.


    hook - Dai Riki 320 #10
    thread - UTC 140 tan
    tail - calftail tan
    body - 1mm foam tan
    rib - x-fine wire gold
    overbody - 2mm foam gold
    body hackle - ginger (undersize by 2)
    underwing - Krystal Flash rootbeer
    wing - calftail tan
    indicator - Parapost Yarn hot orange
    thorax - Ice Dub golden brown
    hackle - ginger/grizzly


    mash barb, start thread at 2/3 mark, wrap to point above barb

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    clean, stack, measure (gap width past bend) a clump of calftail; tie in

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    tie in overbody and rib

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    tie in body; brush on a little Super Glue, wrap forward and tie off

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    tie in body hackle; wrap back to tail

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    trap tip with rib, then wrap rib forward thru hackle and tie off; trim hackle on top

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    pull overbody over body; tie off, trim tip and smooth with thread wraps

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    tie in underwing, fold back and tie down

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    clean, stack, measure (extend to tail) a clump of calftail; tie in

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    tie in indicator (missed that pic) and hackle

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    dub thread, dub thorax

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    wrap hackle, tie off, half hitch x 2, trim tips, SHHAN

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    trim indicator and KF; find some rough water and stupid fish

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    Regards,
    Scott
     
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  2. Teenage Entomologist

    Teenage Entomologist Gotta love the pteronarcys.

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    A "Hump-u-later" doesn't sound too thrilling, but I like the fly.
     
  3. Gary Knowels

    Gary Knowels Active Member

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    Humpulater is better than hump you never!

    That think will float forever!
     
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