The soft hackle kit is a sampler of great American soft hackle pelts . You get one each of Gambles, Scaled, Bobwhite and Ruffed Grouse in grade one. These have loads of mottled feathers. Use them for making wet flies and soft hackles. Grade 2 kit includes pelts that aren’t as good with missing wings or slightly damaged pelts. Feathers are still in great shape and are ideal for pros .