Bloody Biplane

Discussion in 'Patterns' started by Hans Weilenmann, Feb 2, 2013.

  1. Hans Weilenmann

    Hans Weilenmann Active Member

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    Bloody Biplane
    Hook: Streamer hook #4
    Thread: Benecchi 12/0, black
    Rib: Oval tinsel, gold
    Rail: Hackle barbs, dyed scarlet
    Body: Seal's fur - or substitute, dyed black (rear half); Seal's fur - or substitute, dyed purple (front half)
    Wing: Hen, dyed purple (3 hackles) - tied flat
    Collar: Hen, dyed scarlet


    Cheers,
    Hans W
     
  2. GAT

    GAT Active Member

    Another one that the SRC and steelhead would love in my favorite steelhead river on the Oregon coast.
     
  3. Chris Johnson

    Chris Johnson Member: Native Fish Society

    I like the flat wing idea and the colors, I will go sparse on the hackle though when I try this one.