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: Y-T Pike fly


FrenchCreek
03-24-2006, 06:56 PM
Imitation of Whitefish ( we call them whiteys) but I want to be politically correct in naming the fly!
RECIPE:
Thread: White 3/0
Hook: Wide gap size 2/0, like Gamakatsu Siwash or Daichii # 2546
Tail: 6 white hen hackle feathers, 3 on each side
Body: Pearl Metallic Needlepoint yarn, or pearl Krystal flash 6to 8 strands
Over & Under wing support: White bucktail
Throat: Red Puglisi hair (soft silky material)
Underwing: Olive Puglisi hair (soft silky material)
Flash: Root Beer flash
Overwing: Olive Ultra Hair (Stiff and krinkly stuff)
Eyes: 5/16 3D Stick-on molded eyes (silver or chartreuse)

Dble Haul
03-24-2006, 07:13 PM
That'll get things done. :cool:

worstcaster
03-25-2006, 06:07 PM
What does the Y-T stand for?