I had a request for a SBS for this style of pattern.
Thankfully they are easy to tie and as its my first SBS ...go easy :lol:
* Hook of your choice
* Rabbit/Zonker strips (3mm or 4mm thickness max)
* Dubbing of choice - i like the Hareline dubbing as it brushes out well
Enjoying tying these Intruder style creations but they do take a lot of time so here’s some mini ones, with just a single station at front.
Underwing is arctic fox spun in a dubbing loop, which makes a great supporting hackle for the marabou hackle and ostrich feelers.
I have tried to purchase some of this dubbing from Andrew himself but he is now involved in a new B & B venture and is not answering my e-mails.
Does anyone have any spare packets of his dubbing, please? I am especially interested in his Highland Peat and Bibio Red concoctions but would buy...
Need some advice, I like wrapping 1/2" copper tubes in dubbing and wrapping them in wire. The thing is the dubbing always seems to give way after a few hours swimming my runs. May be i should move to flat braid but the dubbing looks good and works !
Where am I going wrong ?
Still on the wee stuff and thought I'd try a wee park shrimp, room for improvement me think's :nod:
Micro gold oval tag
Orange arctic runner
Yellow arctic runner
Orange arctic runner
Fine Gold holographic dubbing
Black Hends hare plus dubbing
Opal mirage rib
Black arctic runner wing...
Been sitting at the vice this afternoon rattling up some grayling nymphs here's a wee olive jig pattern that I've had a few :rolleyes: grayling on
Patriot wide gape jig #18
2.8 Tungsten bead
Fine opal mirage
Fine silver wire rib
Pike predator saltawater Trout and Grayling fly tiers have been using various loop techniques which if you start looking about will show tons of ideas, making bodies and hackles like long chenneilles for your salmon flies, using hairs fur feather synthetic, You can even dub deer hair, wee trick...
Hi Guys clearing out some fly tying stuff, couple of capes, some dubbing, feathers etc as per the photos below plus an old Veniards fly tying vice.
Looking for £35 plus P&P £6.00 SOLD
Send a pm if interested
Welcome to the October 2018 Tie Of The Month Competition - Dubbing Loops
Please see the entries below, please take some time to have a look and vote for your favourite.
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Continuing to try to reduce my excessive fly tying kit
1. 6 bobbin holders, 2 hackle pliers, 1 whip finish tool, 1 dubbing needle and a pair of Dr Slick scissors. £sold posted
2. Packets of golden pheasant crest, amherst pheasant and jay feathers. A variety of different coloured arctic fox...
Does anyone know where a person can buy single packs (I am looking for the Fiery Blood Red color) of this dubbing? Lots of places (google searched) sell the "selections" of 12 colors, put I can only find one place in Germany (I'm in Vermont, U.S.) that sells single packs...and they want so much...