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Extended Body Mayfly Swap 2011


Hosted by: StevenOjai


This was an Extended Body Mayfly swap discussed on Kern River Fishing Forum.
Usual
Fly Name: Gray Drake Extended Body
Tyer: Cyberfish
Materials:
  • Hook: TMC 2499, #14
  • Thread: Uni-thread 8/0 Dun
  • Wing: Mottled Light Dun Web Wing
  • Tail: Amber Microfibetts
  • Abdomen: Grizzly Saddle hackle stem
  • Thorax: Light Gray Superfine
  • Hackle: Grizzly Dun


 

WD40
Fly Name: BWO Extended Body
Tyer: Flyn Ryan
 
Materials:
  • Hook: TMC 2487, #18
  • Thread: Uni-thread 8/0 Olive
  • Tail: 3 Microfibetts
  • Abdomen: Olive Superfine
  • Thorax: Olive Superfine
  • Hackle: Dun

 
Green Midge
Fly Name: BWO Extended Quill Body
Tyer: Ryan
 
Materials:
  • Hook: TMC 2488, #20
  • Thread: Uni-thread 8/0 Olive
  • Wing: White Poly yarn
  • Tail: 3 Microfibetts
  • Abdomen: White Quill dyed Olive
  • Thorax: Olive Superfine
  • Hackle: Dun


 
Red Midge
Fly Name: Green Drake Extended Body
Tyer: Coach Scott
 

Materials:
  • Hook: Dai-Riki 135, #14
  • Thread: Brown Danville 6/0
  • Wing: White Poly Yarn
  • Abdomen: Grey Deer Hair and Gray Olive Superfine Dubbing
  • Ribbing: Light Gray Danville Monocord
  • Thorax: Olive Brown, Amber, Brown Superfine Dubbing Blend
  • Hackle: Yellow dyed Grizzly
  • Tail: 2 Microfibetts
 
 
Hot Creek Caddis
Fly Name: Deer Hair Extended Body
Tyer: Pete
 
Materials:
  • Hook: Partridge YK12St
  • Thread: Tan 8/0
  • Wing: White Poly and Hot Pink Poly
  • Abdomen: Deer Hair
  • Thorax: Gray Dubbing
  • Hackle: Badger
  • Tail: Paint Brush Fibers

 
Zee Leech
Fly Name: BWO Extended Body
Tyer: Phelps Bros.
 
Materials:
  • Hook: TMC 100, #16
  • Thread: Olive 8/0
  • Wing: Hot Pink Poly
  • Abdomen: BWO Superfine
  • Thorax: BWO Superfine
  • Hackle: Light Dun Hackle
  • Tail: Light Dun Hackle Fibers

Last Chance Baetis
Fly Name: Woven May
Tyer: StevenOjai
 

Materials:
  • Hook: TMC 2487, #16
  • Thread: Pale Yellow 6/0
  • Wing: Split Gray Chinese Neck Saddle hackles
  • Abdomen: 2 Strands of Embroidery Yarn, Olive colorations
  • Thorax: BWO Superfine
  • Hackle: Grizzly Dun
  • Tail: 3 Microfibetts

 
Hi-Vis Paradun
Fly Name: Twisted Mayfly
Tyer: Clouserfreak
 
Materials:
  • Hook: TMC 2487, #18
  • Thread: Bennichi 12/0 olive
  • Wing: Gray Grizzly Hen Saddle Hackle
  • Abdomen: Olive Mini Tarantu-legs
  • Thorax: Western Olive Poly Dub
  • Hackle: Dun
  • Wing: Elk Hair