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Undertaker Steelhead Fly
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Sage 2200 Series Reels - Best in price range - by far !!!
Reliable, smooth, powerful, tripod drag system!
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Undertaker Steelhead Fly
This fly is believed to have originated on the east coast of North Americas as an Atlantic Salmon pattern. With its peacock herl body, black hackle and wing, it is a very dark fly that silhouetts aginst heavy cloud covered sky, and the dying light of late evening. It is well proven as a a very good fly for steelhead during periods of glacial silt. I has just enough color at the butt, and enough sparkle in the body to elicit curiosity. small dark flies are often productive comback fliesfor fish that have been moved with larger or brighter colored flies, but which have been proven to be players, but nt biters. Carry some sixe eights for jus such occaisions. If the fish still won't move, walk fifty feet upstream and throug a cople of half hitches behind the eye of the hook to keep the fly near the surface.
Item Description Price To Top
STL0152 Undertaker Steelhead Fly, Size 4 3 for $10.50
STL0135 Undertaker Steelhead Fly, Size 6 3 for $10.50
STL0136 Undertaker Steelhead Fly, Size 8 3 for $10.50
 
Subject Three
Maxima Chameleon Maxima Clear Maxima Ultra Green Maxima Leader Formulas
Many anglers believe that there is no stronger more durable leader material than Maxima. Period. It has gained fanatical following of the most renowned trout, bass, steelhead, salmon and saltwater anglers. This is because of its 100% constancy and total reliability. Maxima has a high durability finish that avoids nicks and abrasions. This finish also helps to control knot slippage, which is a major factor in knot breakage. We've got the best price and freshest stock!
Maxima Chameleon
Maxima Chameleon is very hard and abrasion resistant tippet material. Its dark brown color is infrared sensitive to blend with the surroundings when submerged. It is best when fishing deep. For those reasons it has become the most popular salmon and steelhead tippet for Skagit style fishing with your fly sunk near the bottom.
I first discovered Chameleon in about 1969, while attending a Sandy River Chapter of Northwest Steelheades. Maxima rep, Ben Silknitter was the guest speaker. Ben was one of the most persuasive takle salesmen I ever met. I leve the meeting light on money, but rich in leader material. It is till the best when running your gear deep and that includes patterns like: Sigature Intruders, Lady GaGa's, Mark's Marabou Spey Intruders. Chameleon is tough, reliable leader material that holds knots and is apparently hard for fish to see. Seems as though my catch rate goes up on dark days when Maxima Chameleon is the connection between my dark sinking tip and my big fly, which is often also dark, but flashy.
Trout fisher who specialize in keeping their nymphs near the bottom, like Chameleon for the same reasons skagit style steelheaders, and Chinook angler like it.
Item Description Pound Test Diameter Length Price To Top
MLC02 Maxima Chameleon 2-pound .005 27 yd. $3.50
MLC04 Maxima Chameleon 4-pound .007 27 yd. $3.50
MLC06 Maxima Chameleon 6-pound .009 27 yd. $3.50
MLC08 Maxima Chameleon 8-pound .010 27 yd. $3.50
MLC10 Maxima Chameleon 10-pound .012 27 yd. $4.40
MLC12 Maxima Chameleon 12-pound .013 27 yd. $4.40
MLC15 Maxima Chameleon 15-pound .015 27 yd. $4.40
MLC20 Maxima Chameleon 20-pound .017 27 yd. $4.40
MLC25 Maxima Chameleon 25-pound .020 27 yd. $5.60
MLC30 Maxima Chameleon 30-pound .022 17 yd. $5.60
MLC40 Maxima Chameleon 40-pound .024 17 yd. $5.60
Maxima Clear
Maxima Clear has the same properties as Chameleon, except it doesn't contain the infrared sensitive dye. It has a non-reflective finish that makes it nearly invisible under most light, and water conditions. Clear is a good choice for all situations where a dark colored tippet is not appropriate such as surface steelhead or saltwater flats fishing.
Maxima Clear is my favorite go-to tippet for Greased-Line steelhead fishing where the fly and the tippet are silhouetted against the sky. I've also used it extensively while fishing deep with sinking tips. It does a great job in this arena too.
Maxima Clear is a very good leader choice for most saltwater fly fishing.
Item Description Pound Test Diameter Length Price To Top
MLP02 Maxima Clear 2-pound .005 27 yd. $3.50
MLP04 Maxima Clear 4-pound .007 27 yd. $3.50
MLP06 Maxima Clear 6-pound .009 27 yd. $3.50
MLP08 Maxima Clear 8-pound .010 27 yd. $3.50
MLP10 Maxima Clear 10-pound .012 27 yd. $4.40
MLP12 Maxima Clear 12-pound .013 27 yd. $4.40
MLP15 Maxima Clear 15-pound .015 27 yd. $4.40
MLP20 Maxima Clear 20-pound .017 27 yd. $4.40
MLP25 Maxima Clear 25-pound .020 27 yd. $5.60
MLP30 Maxima Clear 30-pound .022 17 yd. $5.60
MLP40 Maxima Clear 40-pound .024 17 yd. $5.60
Maxima Ultra Green
Maxima Ultra Green is supple and softer than either Chameleon or Clear. It is nearly invisible in most river and lake water. It has good knot strength and is very popular for fishing nymphs or dry flies for trout.
Maxima Ultra Green is popular with steelhead/salmon anglers who fish glacial fed streams.
Importantly, Maxima Green in #30 bends about the same as a Scandi line tip. So the energy of the cast is transmitted smootly from the line through a hand tied leader to the fly.
Item Description Pound Test Diameter Length Price To Top
MLG02 Maxima Ultra Green 2-pound .005 27 yd. $3.50
MLG04 Maxima Ultra Green 4-pound .007 27 yd. $3.50
MLG06 Maxima Ultra Green 6-pound .009 27 yd. $3.50
MLG08 Maxima Ultra Green 8-pound .010 27 yd. $3.50
MLG10 Maxima Ultra Green 10-pound .012 27 yd. $4.40
MLG12 Maxima Ultra Green 12-pound .013 27 yd. $4.40
MLG15 Maxima Ultra Green 15-pound .015 27 yd. $4.40
MLG20 Maxima Ultra Green 20-pound .017 27 yd. $4.40
MLG25 Maxima Ultra Green 25-pound .020 27 yd. $5.60
MLG30 Maxima Ultra Green 30-pound .022 17 yd. $5.60
MLG40 Maxima Ultra Green 40-pound .024 17 yd. $5.60
Printable Maxima Steelhead/Salmon Leader Formula Sheet
 
Simms Boot Foot Waders In-Stock
Features
  • Featuring GORE-TEX® Pro Shell fabric - offers the most durable waterproof/breathable fabric designed to meet the demands of professional guides and hard core anglers
  • GORE-TEX® 3-layer Pro Shell Technology in upper/GORE-TEX® 5-layer Pro Shell Technology in lower - 25% more breathable
  • Patented front and back leg seams provide articulated fit, maximum comfort and mobility
  • Reach-through, lined hand warmer pocket with zippered chest pocket
  • Removable Tippet Tender™ Pocket with dual entry zippers & retractor docking station
  • Adjustable 1.5” elastic suspenders with YKK® buckles
  • Low profile belt loops with 2” stretch nylon wading belt
  • Custom boot designed specifically for Simms waders available in a felt sole.

APPROX. WEIGHT: 136 oz/3.85 kg
FABRIC TECH: GORE-TEX® 3-layer Pro Shell Technology in upper/GORE-TEX® 5-layer Pro Shell Technology in lower - 25% more breathable
Click: Size Chart for measurements.
BOOT SIZES:Whole sizes only, 7-13, EEE width.
Street shoe size is recommended.


Size Chart

The sizes below are in stock.
All other sizes on the chart can be special ordered....
and quickly delivered!

Item Description Price To Top
10780-033-3709 Simms G3 Guide Bootfoot Waders, Felt Sole, SIZE MK-9 $699.95
10780-033-3710 Simms G3 Guide Bootfoot Waders, Felt Sole, SIZE MK-10 $699.95
10780-033-4011 Simms G3 Guide Bootfoot Waders, Felt Sole, SIZE L-11 $699.95
10780-033-4012 Simms G3 Guide Bootfoot Waders, Felt Sole, SIZE L-12 $699.95
10780-033-4712 Simms G3 Guide Bootfoot Waders, Felt Sole, SIZE LK-12 $699.95
 
Fly du Jours - In Good Supply

Fly du Jour: fly of the day = today is a good day! Need more info?
Item Description Price To Top
st-ffs-101-03 Custom Fly du Jour, on Alec Jackson Nickel Plated Steelhead Iron hook, SIZE-3 3 for $15.80
st-ffs-101-05 Custom Fly du Jour, on Alec Jackson Nickel Plated Steelhead Iron hook, SIZE-5 3 for $15.80
st-ffs-101-07 Custom Fly du Jour, on Alec Jackson Nickel Plated Steelhead Iron hook, SIZE-7 3 for $15.80
 

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