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: Bonito Shark Fly


striblue
10-08-2002, 09:41 PM
Here is a bonito shark fly. Unfortunatly the photo really does not show the colors in this fly...Blue, white, black, thin olive grizzly hackle, Peacock herl..flash, white marabou, red marabou for the gills and white partridge neck feathers for checks.

juro
10-09-2002, 07:12 AM
Nice! What hook?

striblue
10-09-2002, 08:33 AM
Juro..it's an Umpqua 6/0 heavy guage..don't have the serial number.

juro
10-09-2002, 09:14 AM
Cool! Gives me an idea of the size, looks like a killer tuna fly too!

striblue
10-09-2002, 09:30 AM
Yes, I agree...by the way I will be tying two flies of my own design tonight..for Shark and probably tuna..they will obviously not have been field tested..but they will be a striper fly and a snapper blue

Dble Haul
10-09-2002, 10:26 AM
John- How about chucking this fly out into the rip and seeing what happens?

:devil:

saltydog
10-09-2002, 02:05 PM
Ill go along w/ Juro looks like a GREAT:D TUNA fly,
"GOOD LUCK GOOD TYIN":smokin: