Those Higa SOS's I did were an 18 or 20 with a fairly large silver tungsten bead. I don't think the tungsten is helping my case since I wanna use it as a dropper off a dry, and its just so damn heavy. But that's my fault.
Can't speak for bugz...
For me its time to restock the midge box so I'll be addressing that over the coming weeks... Hard to stomach that in the fall you go from nice big goofy flies like leeches, streamers, san juans, eggs, and then December hits and everything you're fishing with is sub #20.
"I am not against golf, since I cannot but suspect it keeps armies of the unworthy from discovering trout."