Quote Originally Posted by ScottP View Post

Very nice fly. I use something like that in different paint schemes for tricos, but tie it on an emerger hook (Dai Riki 125) to get more gap clearance.

Yes Scott that's a good point for the smaller hook sizes like this one.... I've done that myself, with scud or emerger type hooks you can tie a size 22 fly on a size 20 hook because of the shorter shank and benefit from the larger hook gap... that's a good tip for folks Scott, thanks.