Colors of Coq de Leon Indio feathers

Indio from Coq de Leon is generally in  grey and dun types of colors. The shades are vey nice, with brown nutty or metallic shines in different intensities. Thease feathers are fantastic for dun imitations and because don’t are speckled  should not be neglected. Here are the most used  feathers from Coq De Leon Indio:…

Colors of Coq de Leon Pardo feathers

I write an article about these beautiful  birds . Right now I intend to make a color cart for Coq de Leon Pardo and Coq de Leon Indio. Coq de Leon Pardo: Pardo Corzuno Crudo   Pardo Corzuno Claro   Pardo Corzuno Medio   Pardo Corzuno Oscuro   Pardo Corzuno Rojito   Pardo Flor de…

Fly Tying Thread Test

I’m a tier and I decided to test all my range of threads that I use freqvently. After my is not an easy job because all producers don’t use the standard charts: Denier(grams per 9000m) or Decitex(grams per 10000m). They use the diameter of the thread and this is very difficult to measure. Also all…

Amadou- The best material for drying flies

Amadou is a word that for some fishermen doesn’t mean a thing, but for others, it means saving a day of fishing…This Amadou is nothing else but a piece of material with a big water absorption power and which is soft and velvety at the same time. This mysterious material has a biological origin and…