The Blue Rat Steve Andrews | June 17, 2018 | Fly Tying | No Comments The Blue Rat is a variation of the Rusty Rat invented by the late Poul Jorgensen. Jorgensen was a professional fly tyer & writer. Hook – Partridge Bartleet Supreme Thread – Red Danvilles (56) Flymaster 6/0 Tag – Small Lagartun Oval Gold Tinsel Tail – Peacock Swords Rib – Small Lagartun Oval Gold Tinsel Body – Rear, Blue Uni-Floss. Front Peacock Herl Veil – Blue Uni-Floss extending half length of the tail. Wing – Gray Fox Guard Hairs Hackle – Grizzle Hen Saddle Head – Red Danvilles (56) Flymaster 6/0 Tags:Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Salmon Fly, The Blue Rat Related Posts Yukanga Gold No Comments | Jul 1, 2018 The Green Highlander No Comments | Jun 10, 2018 The Sunburst Picasse No Comments | Aug 19, 2018 The Warden Watcher No Comments | Jul 29, 2018 About The Author Steve Andrews An avid fly tyer & fisherman, passionate about pursuing Atlantic Salmon & Trout.