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: Frenchcreeks midgeswap fly #2


John Desjardins
03-07-2003, 01:49 PM
This one is a trico cluster.

http://users.rcn.com/dsjrdns/2003flys/midgeswap/Frenchcreek-Tricocluster-we.jpg

FrenchCreek
03-09-2003, 04:39 PM
TRICO CLUSTER
HOOK: Dry fly, size 20-24
THREAD: 8/0 Black or Spider Thread about 12/0 but strong for it diameter
BODY: Very fine peacock herl, reverse wrapped, over wrapped with grizzly hackle, similar to the Griffith’s Gnat, but the body is tied in the shape of a football,

Imitates a cluster of Tricos mating