Hellgrammite Home › Home › Fly Tying › Freshwater Tying › Hellgrammite This topic contains 7 replies, has 4 voices, and was last updated by Bo Hamby 2 years, 8 months ago. This post has been viewed 1496 times Viewing 8 posts - 1 through 8 (of 8 total) Author Posts January 14, 2017 at 9:38 am #70252 Bo HambyParticipant Was tinkering last night and this is the result . I intended on it looking like a hellgrammite. KIMG0038 KIMG0037 January 14, 2017 at 12:05 pm #70253 Neil Selbicky – Tying steelhead flies for and guiding the Rogue River, OregonParticipant Looking good. Anything dark, fuzzy and with goose biots should work well. Any peacock herl in the makeup? January 14, 2017 at 12:11 pm #70255 Bo HambyParticipant Neil , I used copper peacock dubbing from FTD , I’m going to try other colors as well . Next one will probably be regular peacock dubbing. KIMG0040 January 14, 2017 at 8:32 pm #70258 Bo HambyParticipant This one was done with peacock dubbing black. I do notice that it looks better using furnace hackles as well. First one I used furnace hackle , second one I used cree . This reply was modified 2 years, 9 months ago by Bo Hamby. KIMG0043 KIMG0042 January 23, 2017 at 10:08 pm #70275 FinLuverParticipant Nicely tied… January 24, 2017 at 6:33 am #70286 Bo HambyParticipant Thank you . January 24, 2017 at 12:18 pm #70288 NJTroutbumModerator I like the short hackle body. Very nice. January 24, 2017 at 7:17 pm #70292 Bo HambyParticipant Thanks . I used a genetic dry fly hackle. Takes about 6 to 8 inches to wrap . Author Posts Viewing 8 posts - 1 through 8 (of 8 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.