video - Buzz

Discussion in 'Fly Tying Step by Step / Video' started by Hans Weilenmann, Jun 16, 2013.

  1. Hans Weilenmann Active Member

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    The Buzz is a generic search pattern - adjust size and colors to suit your local conditions.

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    Buzz
    Hook: Partridge SUD #10 (or equivalent dry fly hook)
    Thread: Benecchi 12/0, tobacco
    Body hackle: Whiting saddle hackle, dirty badger
    Wing: Whiting Coq de Leon hen saddle barbs, dark pardo
    Hackle: Whiting saddle hackle, dirty badger
    Thorax: Fox squirrel, or hare's ear

    Video here - please view in HD, if able:



    Cheers,
    Hans W
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  2. Gary Knowels Active Member

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    Once again, wonderful fly and exquisite tying Hans! Do you have a recommendation for a Coq de Leon sub?
  3. Hans Weilenmann Active Member

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    Gary, the Whiting Farms CdL hen saddles are quite readily available now, well worth investing in, and a very versatile material.

    As a substitute i would suggest bronze mallard.

    Cheers,
    Hans W