Honey Bee
Tied by: MiteyQuin Sandy, Utah, US
MiteyQuin

MiteyQuin
8 months ago

Brown Dubbing
Yellow Dubbing
Black Dubbing
Cream Dubbing
White Dubbing
Fly Specialty Foam
Moose Mane
Horse Tail
Size 10 Natural Bend Daiichi Hook
UV resin
White Hackle Tips

Any tips on realistic Fly tying would be appreciated!

Pieter Van Staden
8 months ago

One question how do you use the horse hair for the legs and which hair do you use (mane, tail, wither)?

MiteyQuin
8 months ago

@416841828773541 I tie in Horse Tail, and use the thicker part of it, get it positioned like I like, then heat a needle to just hot enough to bend the hair, but not damage the strength of the tail, and it will bend and keep the shape how I want it, I then work it until it’s to the desired shape!

Pieter Van Staden
8 months ago

Thanks for the info Mr. Mitey i really appreciate it

MiteyQuin
8 months ago

Of course! I love to help anyone when possible, it’s how I’ve been able to show some improvement @416841828773541

Xavier nadeau
8 months ago

Very cool

Pieter Van Staden
8 months ago

rhanks for sharing that info, i really appreciate it

Jason
8 months ago

I really appreciate the tip on the horsehair. That’s cool

MiteyQuin
8 months ago

I was just about to reply to you on my other post but you beat me to it! I always love sharing any cool things I find out when I tie, and I’m glad you liked it! Thank you a ton! @Fly Rod Hiker

Bill payne
8 months ago

Very cool!...🎣

Rob Loos
7 months ago

Bad ass

MiteyQuin
7 months ago

Thank you! I really appreciate it @161558578138669

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