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: French creeks midge swap fly #1


John Desjardins
03-07-2003, 12:47 PM
Frenchcreek sent in a couple of different patterns so I'll post them in a series of posts. This first one is a parachute BWO.
Pete you can add the recipe after this post
http://users.rcn.com/dsjrdns/2003flys/midgeswap/Frenchcreek-ParachuteBWO-we.jpg

FrenchCreek
03-09-2003, 03:40 PM
PARACHUTE B.W.O.
HOOK: Dry fly, size 18-22
THREAD: 8/0 Olive
TAIL: Pale Dun hackle fibers
BODY: Light olive antron
WINGS: single upright post of Calf tail hair tips, colored blue/gray
HACKLE: Light blue dun, tied parachute style