Northwest Fly Tyer

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More Streamer Fun

Posted by nwflytyer on May 30, 2011

Here are two more streamers tied on the Mustad-Chestertown No. 3298 hooks – modified as before – size 8:

Black Ghost

Black Ghost (a classic northeast U.S. pattern)

Hook:  Mustad No 3298, size 8.  Gut eye

Tail:  Yellow hackle fibers

Body:  Black silk, ribbed with flat silver tinsel

Throat:  Yellow hackle fibers

Wing:  Four white hackles

Cheeks:  Jungle cock

Angry Blue

Angry Blue (adaptation of my steelhead fly)

Hook:  Mustad No 3298, size 8.  Gut eye

Tail:  Black hackle fibers

Body:  Blue tinsel, ribbed with small oval copper rib

Throat:  Red schlappen

Wings:  Two royal blue hackles covered with two black hackles, shorter.

Crown:  Black schlappen

Here are the  three streamers in this style that have been posted here on nwflytyer.com:

These sleek streamers are begging to be fished.  I believe I shall accommodate in the very near future!

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2 Responses to “More Streamer Fun”

  1. Chris D said

    Love ’em Monte!

  2. nwflytyer said

    Hey CD! Thanks for checking in.

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