Published Aug 25. 2015 - 1 year ago
Updated or edited Dec 18. 2015


Finding mallard flank to make a nice slip wing is difficult. You need to use those "side" feathers that are essentially one sided, with the good side having solid web all the way to the tips of the barbs. I sorted through a lot of flank to find a few feathers to use on these flies.
Bob Petti