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: T&L Varrient Spey

02-04-2005, 12:48 AM
Yes another interpretation of an old classic in a new sute.

Thunder & Lightning Variant Spey

Hook: Bronze finish Aleck Jacson Spey
Thread: Sheer 14/0 black
Rib : Danvilles Oval Tinsel #14 gold
Body1: Orange nylon 4 strand floss
Body forward: Black nylon 4 strand floss
Body Hackle: Orange Blue Eared Pheasant
Collar 1: Stripped Ring neck tail, orange
Collar 2: Stripped Ring Neck Pheasant tail dyed blue. (Venard King Fisher Blue)
Collar3: Natural guinea
Wing: Chinese saddle tips dyed orange ( Rit #40 "Tangerine")

Whiskey Dick
02-04-2005, 01:43 AM
:) :) :)

02-04-2005, 08:56 AM
Indeed, very nice.

02-04-2005, 09:29 AM
Very nice Natrix!

Have you had this puppy in the water yet? It looks as if it would work well for fall run atlantics.


02-04-2005, 10:04 AM

Nope, its fresh off the vise. I do intend to fish it though.