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#1 VladMilenkovic

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Posted February 21 2010 - 04:47 PM

More flies with reverse tied polafibre heads, "painted" with angel hair and Hard as Hull cement.

Pollock

-weighted jig hook 2/0
-flashy mixture of kinky fibre and fishair for the body and tail, polafibre for belly and the head
-emu feathers for the lateral line;

Floating Night Fly

-Gamakatsu finesse wide gap hook 3/0 or 4/0
-a "hidden crease fly" concept: kinky fibre w/flash for the tail, triangular piece of foam hidden in the head...add the polafibre and the flash over the foam. Very universal, floating line, sinking line, tracks perfectly.

Tutti Frutti

-Mustad C68S 1/0
-four feathers tied flat, small clumps of polafibre between them
-add the polafibre head and angel hair to finish the fly.




#2 albahcor

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Posted February 21 2010 - 04:50 PM







Great ties

#3 flyfishdelmarva

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Posted February 21 2010 - 04:59 PM

wow those are great i want to learn to tie those shaped flies
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#4 CTaylor

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Posted February 21 2010 - 05:12 PM

Nice use of Emu...good stuff.
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#5 DEEsox

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Posted February 21 2010 - 05:38 PM

Nice ties Vlad!
always striving for perfection...

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Posted February 21 2010 - 06:40 PM

you are amazing vlad!
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#7 flytyingguy1

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Posted February 21 2010 - 08:36 PM

That Pollick looks like it was Filleted!

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Posted February 21 2010 - 08:38 PM

Very nice indeed. I'd like to see how that emu looks in the water.

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Posted February 22 2010 - 07:42 AM

Nice ties, like the emu feather, use them over here in a sandeel pattern,

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Posted February 22 2010 - 08:57 AM

amazing...yes, the filleted look...that is cool.

#11 VladMilenkovic

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Posted February 22 2010 - 01:56 PM

Thanks for your comments, they are always appreciated!

The first pollock imitations tied with emu feathers I ever saw came from Elderidge Bros Flyshop in Maine. They were tied as big grocery-type deceivers and were inspiration for the jig hook pollock fly.

The emu feather approximates the shape of lateral line in certain fish species rather well...


#12 scottguy

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Posted February 22 2010 - 02:40 PM

Wow... Just wow...

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Posted February 22 2010 - 02:49 PM

I like them all, especially the Tutti Frutti.