All our selected feathers are from premium Genetic Capes from USA! The pack contain 15 beautiful feathers for the following sizes: #10, 12 and 15 in equal numbers ( means 5 feathers from size #10, 5 feathers from size #12 and 5 feathers from size #14) Each feather is long or very long and can be used for making at least 3 flies!
Premium Ewing Genetic Rooster Hackle Capes are coming from USA from well known rooster breeder Ewing. The hackle is fine with very elastic barbs and thin and elastic stem. Practically Ewing farm provide rooster capes genetically selected to meet the first two “hot” demands : elastic stem with nice colored and elastic barbs. These capes provide the perfect balance between sizes of feathers. The cape has majority of feathers in range #14 and #16 and you will find also enough feathers in size #12 but a little bit with webbing in core. You will have even in size #6 for your big flies and bugger flies with nice soft web that will work and pulse in water. If you want to tie also flies down to size #24 then this cape will suit perfectly for these demands.
Ewing products are concentrated on grizzly and brown colors and for these reason the grizzly can be considered one of the best that you can find out on the market!
Finally we have a great product from local breeders – Troutline Transylvanian Rooster Capes. These capes are from roosters from the heart of Transylvania and are older than 3 years. The feathers are absolutely beautiful, fantastic colored with mix and shades that you will not find on genetic birds. All these capes are obtained in Winter time from local small farmers who raise these birds with natural food in natural environment. All these roosters had a happy life, they eat grass and non genetic modified food. Each morning at 5am they sang happy. Now they will make very happy a fly fisherman and a tier!
- Troutline Transylvanian Rooster Capes are double in size compared with the best indian caps
- Troutline Transylvanian Rooster Capes had nice colored feathers longer in stem compared with other indian roosters
- these beautiful feathers will give you the best hackle for medium and slow running rivers when are combined with CDC feathers
- perfect for palmering lake flies tied in Irish and English styles
- a great product, carefully selected in bright natural colors
The genetic series from Whiting called “Whiting Genetic Rooster Cape Grade Bronze” is the best solution for all tiers who love to tie dry flies. These feathers are the best you can find: dense in barbs, slim quill and beautiful colored. These capes are more dense compared with Metz capes or Herbert Miner capes. The feathers are very long and with only one feather you can tie at 3 dry flies or even more depending of the pattern.