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: Classic Saltwater #34- Sea Tern


striblue
12-06-2003, 08:37 PM
SEA TERN- Hook- 3/0 seaguard; Thread -white; Tail- White Fish hair. Pink pearl flashabou ; Body- Braided Silver Tinsel; Wing - White fish hair, pink pearl flashabou, and Royal blue fish hair on top; Beard - Red Kip tail ( I used Calf tail)..... History - See history under Bay Tern. Bob Nauheim, the originator of this fly, also adds that these were tied at the advent of flashabou and he is quite proud of the results he has gotten with stripers on the west coast with this simple tied fly.