Steve Burke's Salmon and Steelhead Fly-Tying Guide
Krystal Bullet, Black (Borden)

Krystal Bullet, Black (Borden)
Name Krystal Bullet, Black
Category Steelhead
Tail Red Krystal Flash
BodyBlack Chenille; Wrap One Turn Under the Tail
Head and CollarTie on Black Krystal Flash Pointing Forward, Then Pull Back to Form Bullet Head and Tie Down With Red Thread or Fluorescent Green Thread.

This fly, developed by Bob Borden of Oregon has become a very succesful standard for winter steelhead. It is tied in a variety of colors, including orange, green, and pink,(which see), and is also tied without the tail.