SBS Sawada's Catskill

ScottP

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hook - Mustad 3906 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - bronze mallard
rib - small wire gold
body - orange floss
hackle - brown
wing - bronze mallard

mash barb, start thread, tie in wire, wrap to bend




measure (hook length) some bronze mallard fibers; tie in/trim (looks like I didn't fix that nick in the bobbin tube)






tie in floss, wrap to bend and back; tie off/trim






tie in hackle; palmer to bend






capture tip with rib, continue to front; helicopter end, cover with thread, trim hackle tip




stroke fibers down and to the rear






prep 2 segments of bronze mallard




stack on top of each other, measure (halfway to tail), fold/pinch, wax thread, tip hook and tie in








trim butts, whip finish, SHHAN








Merry Christmas all; to you and your loved ones,
Scott
 

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