Having had good luck with Buzzballs with a prominent orange cast, I made some mods to the color scheme.
hook - Dai Riki 305 #16
thread - UTC 70 burnt orange
tail - hackle dun
body - bleached peacock herl
hackle - grizzly dyed orange
wing - partridge dyed orange
mash barb, start thread...
Correction: St George, not St John.
Vintage click & pawl salmon or spey reel sold by Foster Bros Ashbourne and most likely made by Dingley. The reel is solid as a rock with strong drag and no wobble or looseness whatsoever. Ready to do battle again as it has for probably 70-80 years now. Very...
I have friends in Oregon who had a successful elk hunt and they're sending me a piece of hide. In exchange I want to tie them some flies. They have a cabin on the John Day and fish it for smallmouths and rainbows. What are some of the flies I can send them in exchange for their kindness?
Older 2 screw hardy St. John. Right hand wind, not reversible. Includes an extra spool. Great gear and pawl reel for single hand and switch rods.
$150 USD shipped PayPal; $180 to get it to outside the US.
From a friend of a friend, just trying to help him out here, so don't ask me, go to the link. I would love this little boat myself.
UPDATED: The owner of this boat will be in the Seattle area around Thanksgiving week, so a delivery would be possible ...
Selling a Hardy St. John in great condition (see pic). Line or rod not included. I've owned three or four, and this one has the loudest/tightest clicker I've seen. This reel is unique in that it has been polished rather than retaining the original finish. Looks great, though! No case. Asking...