United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island, Inc.

Sato's Realistic Foam Head Streamer

Created by Sato
Tied by Capt. Jim Barr

Hook: Gamakatsu SL12S, size 6/0 to tie an 8-inch imitation, 8/0 for a 10-inch long pattern  
Thread: White or florescent white 6/0 (140 denier)  
Wire for Tandem Hook:   A double strand of 35lb test nylon coated wire  
Belly, midsection and back:   Long soft synthetic hair. Flash material. 
Black permanent marker to add realistic markings on the back of the fly, such as bars on a Mackerel.  
Head:   2 millimeter thick gray or white closed cell foam colored with permanent markers to match the baifish. Paint the head with nail polish (Super Frost Platinum). Seal the head with one coat of epoxy.
Eyes: Medium or large adhesive eyes