SBS Olive Partridge and Brown Variant

ScottP

Active Member
#1


Another one from the Flytyingjournal blog.


hook - Mustad 9671 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 olive
tag - tinsel silver
tail - bronze mallard
rib - small wire silver
body - dubbing olive
body hackle - olive
throat - partridge
wing - bronze mallard
collar - Starburst dubbing olive


mash barb, start thread at 3/4 mark, wrap to bend




tie in tinsel, wrap down bend and back; tie off/trim






tie in rib




measure (shank length) some bronze mallard fibers; tie in/trim






dub thread/dub body






tie in hackle; wrap to bend, wind rib thru hackle, helicopter end, cover with thread






prep partridge, tie in by tip; wrap, tie off/trim








stroke partridge down/back, cover with thread






prep 2 segments of bronze mallard (lay on top of each other), measure (halfway to tip), fold, tie in/trim








dub head




whip finish, SHHAN, give it a scrub








Regards,
Scott
 
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ScottP

Active Member
#3
May have to substitute with Ice dub, but gonna tie some of these up soon.
The Ice Dub I had was too light, so I used the stuff from the Dungeon. A bitch to dub with (loop dub would have been easier - next time) but the color was what I was looking for.

Regards,
Scott
 

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