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: Flat Wing Swap- Doc Duprey

04-05-2003, 12:38 PM
Here are Doc's flys. Please post Materials and directions.Thanks

Doc Duprey
04-06-2003, 05:23 PM
The fly is called the R.L.S. L&L Special, and it is found in Ken Abrames' book "A Perfect Fish" published in 1999 by Frank Amato Publications.

Hook: short shank, 2/0
Thread: Chartreuse 3/0
Platform: fluorescent yellow bucktail
Pillow: Yellow dubbing
Support: Chartreuse neck hackle, tied concave side up
Tail: White saddle, then 2 strips silver Flashabou, third is a chartreuse saddle, fourth is 2 strips gold Flashabou. fifth and last is a fluorescent yellow saddle (mine was bright yellow)
Body: Silver or pearl mylar
Collar: bottom of fluorescent white, sides of fluorescent yellow
Wing: Chartreuse bucktail
Cheeks: 3 hairs each of turquoise and violet bucktail
Eyes: Jungle cock

Best regards,