Category: Steelhead Surface Fly
Tail: White calf tail
Body: Deer body hair dyed orange, spun and clipped to shape
Side Wings: Unclipped tufts of the orange body hair
Wing: White calf tail
Air BC is one of the patterns that can be found in Dick Stewart and Farrow Allen's fine book, Flies for Steelhead and other fly tying publications. I show it here as an example of the type of variation that can be found in bomber flies, several of which you will find in these pages.