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Dawgvet
06-05-2013, 03:53 PM
Been wanting to get better at some traditional Southern Appalachian patterns so I've been working on the granddaddy of Southern nymphs, the Tellico. I would like to see how everyone ties theirs and any little tricks or variations on this classic fish-getter.
Thanks
Jed

Grannyknot
06-05-2013, 05:08 PM
Here are a few variations that I tie.

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh256/CodyEdrington/Flies/IMGP1309.jpg

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh256/CodyEdrington/Flies/BBT10-17-11002.jpg

http://i258.photobucket.com/albums/hh256/CodyEdrington/Flies/Yellow4-232.png

Dawgvet
06-05-2013, 09:24 PM
Nice setups, Granny. I like the Blackburn in the middle!

kentuckytroutbum
06-06-2013, 10:44 AM
Hugh Hartsell has/had a great Tellico Nymph on his website. In the past, before I started tying, I'd buy some from Hugh & Caroline. Very effective fly in my experience.

Bill

Mundele
10-01-2013, 04:01 PM
Nice! Do you coat the "shellback" feathers with anything or just leave them natural?

77punk
10-04-2013, 07:08 PM
i have coated some using clear nail polish. i did not have any turkey and was substituting with pheasant tail.

No Hackle
10-05-2013, 09:06 PM
http://littleriveroutfitters.com/forum/webkit-fake-url://B715E304-8630-4E6B-81F5-AD7D693AE8E7/imagejpegSorry tried to post mine but can't seem to get it in.http://littleriveroutfitters.com/forum/webkit-fake-url://5ACDC0EE-648A-4939-9B17-1A3D701005C3/imagejpeg