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fshnazn 09-18-2019 09:19 AM

Variegated Sun Fly on a Double
I really don't remember why I tied this (I think it was because I was challenged by another fly I tied on a double hook that turned out alright). It is from Kelson's book as the "Variegated Sun Fly" (it is to specs ""6 toppings"). I wanna thank George for the fine silk gut.

It is not a fishing fly, unfortunately, but just a practice in stupidity.






hitcher 09-18-2019 09:41 AM

Sometimes, a tiny fly is all you need!!
Beauty...please fish it where you can!

GR8LAKES FLYER 09-18-2019 11:36 AM

That is just stellar tying :smokin::smokin:
I want to tie one for my salmon trip coming up and fish it !!
I have had success with a Dee Sun Fly at home with steelhead ... I think there is going to be a "Sun Fly Day" this trip :D:D

Thanks for the post Adrian :):)


Honyuk96 09-18-2019 02:05 PM

Better you than me Adrian. Remind me of da limbo

CSFT 09-18-2019 03:34 PM

Tedious fly to tie to begin with...but in that size!?!?!?! Most impressive !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

fish0n4evr 09-18-2019 11:16 PM

Fine work Adrian.... a little pinch at a time.

Im sure it would be a fine fishing-fly somewhere.

fshnazn 09-19-2019 04:44 AM

Mike, I hope to see a topping wing pattern in the mouth of your salar!

GR8LAKES FLYER 09-19-2019 07:26 AM


Originally Posted by fshnazn (Post 2469834)
Mike, I hope to see a topping wing pattern in the mouth of your salar!

Wouldn't that be awesome !! :D:D
I have a couple runs in mind and hope the weather cooperates too.
I will look for a stout iron, or at least one fashioned from heavy wire ... no doubles allowed during the fall runs.


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