Calf tail hair is an essential ingredient for tying finer Wullf-style dry flies. Made in USA.

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$5.50
Item #23BR
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Essential for tying anything from split-wing drys such as Wulffs, to bonefish patterns, and smaller flies requiring finer, more crinkly hair than bucktail.

Calf tail hair available in Chartreuse, White, Tan, Red, Pink, Yellow.

Made in USA.

Rated 2 out of 5 by from Mediocre I use it for Wullf patterns but it has too much black on it. Best hair near base so not a good tail
Date published: 2019-08-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Hair Used to tie streamer wings and tails tied very well,
Date published: 2019-04-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great texture This was easy to tie and did the job. The sales team was extra helpful in selecting the right materials.
Date published: 2019-03-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best for tying great pike flies and streamers I only use the best quality for my flies and orvis has it!
Date published: 2018-09-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Crazy Charlie Perfect for the flies I'm tying for my honeymoon to the Bahamas. Another great product from Orvis.
Date published: 2016-12-16
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Bad color This is not ROOT-BEER color. Sorry guys try again..
Date published: 2016-04-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great tying material The Orvis calf tails are very high quality and great for tying flies like the crazy charlie and christmas island special. The hair is fine enough for these ties and very consistent.
Date published: 2015-02-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from cow tail Good product! I had no problem finding the color I needed
Date published: 2014-03-17
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