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Old 03-24-2006, 05:56 PM
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Y-T Pike fly

Imitation of Whitefish ( we call them whiteys) but I want to be politically correct in naming the fly!
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)
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