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  1. Irish Shrimp Fly Patterns
    A McCormicks shrimp tied with a red front hackle instead of orange.
  2. Northern European Style Patterns
    Here are some red franci (or francesses ???) the way I like to tie them based on what has worked for me. They have actually been more of a sea trout catcher on the Scottish Dee but have also had a number of salmon. I first tied this version at a kitchen table the night before the last day of a...
  3. Irish Shrimp Fly Patterns
    I've an idea in my head to do a blog post on the Curry's Red Shrimp and the different materials that can be used, or perhaps what I have used myself would be more accurate, for veilings over the years and how the affect the appearance of the finished fly. This is the first version I've tied...
  4. Irish Shrimp Fly Patterns
    Curry's Red, Bann Special and a more subtle thing without JC which is great on those bright low water days - it's recipe is: Thread: black 8/0 uni Tag: Small oval gold Tail: red GP flank Rib: small oval gold Rear body: holographic copper tinsel Mid hackle: hot orange cock Front body: black...
  5. Classified Sales
    A few for red,black orange ,yellow £10 each delivered uk
  6. Hairwing Fly Patterns
    I'm enjoying this new light box. Might need a better camera though
  7. Irish Shrimp Fly Patterns
    A quick tie tonight - an Owenmore shrimp with a red tail.
  8. Classified Sales
    Hi. I am Selling 3 Chevron 1/2 Saddle Cock Capes, Red, Olive, & a Purple Grizzle. The capes have been used but there is hardly a feather out of the Red. Now SOLD, Many Thanks, £20 Delivered for all three together.
  9. Shrimp Fly Patterns
    My variant of the Castle shrimp. Tag: Red wire Tail: hot orange bucktail over yellow bucktail, with 2 strands of orange krystal flash Rear body: Flat copper tinsel Front body: Black floss Rib: Red wire Wing: Grey squirrel with 2 strands of orange krystal flash over Hackles: Hot orange cock...
  10. General Board
    Been seeing a lot of big fish pictures on Facebook recently, most from Russia. Nearly everyone looks like it has a touch of the red belly disease we had last year. Is it a new phenomenon over there, or is that where it's come from? What does everyone else think? Cheers Mows
  11. Hairwing Fly Patterns
    Tied this recently after tying a normal comet tube. Tied as follows: Tag and ribs: Small oval gold Rear hackle: Yellow hen Rear wing/tail: Yellow bucktail the length of the hook Rear body: red floss Mid hackle: slightly longer red hen Mid wing: red bucktail Front body: black floss Front...
  12. Site Help and Suggestions
    Why am I getting a red envelope on the top let side of my enjuiry page?
  13. Classified Sales
    Whiting Bronze American Rooster Cape (Red) Hi . I am selling a Whiting Bronze American Rooster Cape (Red) Stunning Quality. The Cape is New & of Superb Quality but the packaging has been sitting for a bit of time. RRP £60 £30 Delivered
  14. North American Fly Patterns
    Pattern #4 in my "desert island" MSA auction box. While the background behind this pattern has been lost in history, it has been around for decades. It remains a popular pattern, especially in the back end of the season. It is particularly effective in peaty rivers such as the Cains. Tip...
  15. General Board
    So what will 2020 bring us in the salmon fishing world, any predictions? All doom and gloom again or any glimmers of hope? By some strange twist of fate I've found myself in the Far North where nearly everything appears to be pretty rosy compared to the rest of the UK. One worry is if we will...
  16. Picture Gallery
    .Waited a long time to capture this Squirrel.Photo not great as long distance .
  17. Shrimp Fly Patterns
    The last salmon fly I'll be tying for a wee bit ( grayling fly time ) I managed a cpl of fish on a wee conehead version last weekend Cheers for the inspiration AlanT :thumb: 15mm aluminium bottle tube SSS Alta Gold dubbing Red hen hackle Red bucktail Cpl of strands of red crystal flash...
  18. Shrimp Fly Patterns
    Another off the vice tonight Gold glitter tube Oval gold tag Red bucktail Cpl of strands of gold crystal flash Pinch of magenta arctic runner Red holographic tinsel Oval gold rib Black arctic runner wing Orange cock hackle Junglecock Magenta badger hackle Gold SS cone
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