United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island, Inc.

Ray's Fly

​Created by Ken Abrames after Ray Bondrow
Tied by Ann Alberino

Hook: 253 or 254 N/A. any size. It's not the hook size that is important. Match the length of the baitfish.
Body: Silver or pearl mylar braid.
Wing: Sparse white bucktail twice as long as the hook.
Sparse yellow bucktail 2 1/2 times as long as the hook.
Two to four strands of silver or pearl flashabou.
Sparse olive bucktail 3 times the length of the hook.
Topping: 7 strands of peacock herl extending just beyond the wing.