SBS Varmint

ScottP

Active Member
#1


An Icelandic seatrout fly; kjöt á krókur.

hook - Mustad 9671 #4
underbody - non-tox .030
thread - UTC 140 Fluoro orange
tail - marabou hot orange
flash - Flashabou silver
rear body - tinsel chenille silver
front body - antron chenille orange
hackle - orange
cone - large sliver

mash barb, slide cone on, wrap front 1/2 of shank with non-tox, jam it against inside of the cone; start thread, wrap to bend




measure (shank length) marabou; tie in, wrap to non-tox






tie in flash on either side




tie in tinsel chenille; wrap to mid-point, tie off/trim






tie in orange chenille; wrap to cone, tie off/trim






tie in (folded) hackle by tip (2 used here)




wrap hackle, tie off/trim, whip finish, SHHAN, trim flash








Regards,
Scott
 

ScottP

Active Member
#4
Varmint 2







Replaced the hackle with rabbit (loop dubbed).

hook - Mustad 9671 #4
underbody - non-tox .030
thread - UTC 140 black
tail - marabou black
flash - Flashabou silver
rear body - tinsel chenille silver
front body - Ice chenille black
collar - rabbit black
cone - large sliver

Here, in about 2 months






Regards,
Scott