new and improved carp flies

We’ve been making a solid point to put new materials and patterns to the test this season and here is what we’ve got so far:

Pic 1) Zino’s Tailer Teaser
Hook – TFS 5444, 60 degree jig hook in size 2
Eyes – Lead eyes
Lead (optional) – 5 to 10 wraps of .025
Tail – Puglisi olive
Tail – UV orange krystal flash
Body – Root beer estaz
Legs – Grizzly crazy legs
Head – Orange estaz

Pic 2) Evan’s Tailer Teaser
Hook – TMC 5263 in size 4
Eyes – Lead eyes
Lead (optional) – 5 to 10 wraps of .025
Tail – Puglisi sand
Tail – Hot orange krystal flash
Body – Peach estaz
Legs – Pumpkin/green-orange nymph crazy legs
Head – UV lights salmon estaz

Pic 3) Morlock’s Rockhopper, I’ll do a post with materials list soon.

Pic 4) Matt wearing the new 2o12 Beaver Island T (more on this next week) while resting a Feater-Craft fly box with all of the flies we’ve caught fish on in the past three days.

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