Orange blossom conehead tube



 

Orange blossom conehead tube

 

Conehead Tube Fly

 

 Tube                  : 1" plastic tube

Tag                      : Five turns of thin oval gold tinsel

Tail                      : Yellow & orange Antron yarn

Rib                       : Medium oval gold tinsel

Rear body          : Orange Antron yarn

Front body         : Starlight dubbing, cubber

Body hackle       : Orange hen-body feather

Front hackle       : Guinea fowl hackle with small dots

Wing                   : Red, orange & yellow  tempeldog mixed with  twinkel flash cubber, strands of holograpic gold
                               Angelhair and lazer Mirage  flash. 

Conehead           : Small gold

 

The wing has been tight in as a "Tempel-dog tube fly-style" this mean that the wing is tied in front of body and then folded back. This again means that the top of the wing, has to be tied in as the first layer, repeat it, until you have all colours in your wing. Each layer has to be shorter, to form a nice wing