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Old 12-05-2004, 05:26 PM
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Marc LeBlanc's Jones Special

Charlie sent me one of these and I thnk it will be a killer dolly/steelhead pattern when the we get low flows in the winter. Can somebady post the full recipe. Think I got it from looking at the fly but do not want to miss anything.

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Old 12-06-2004, 09:43 AM
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Tag: oval silver tinsel; Body: very lightly textured pearly white flashy body material (can't think what it's called); Rib: oval silver tinsel; Wing: I believe Marc uses white arctic fox (what he's sent me) — I use either the fox (small flies) or white polar bear — also a few strands of peal krystal flash over; dark grey spey hackle (origin, your choice); Collar: two turns silver pheasant; jungle cock cheeks. White thread. Marc also adds another of his trademark touches — a small band of blue thread midway in the head of white thread.
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Also, I use silver hooks with single hook flies.
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Picture please

How about a picture posting. That would make it a little easier for us to visualize what you have.
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Sean,

Lagartun mini flat braid is great for the body on this fly. There are some other flat braids that work good too. Stay away from the round braids. They make the body look too bulky.

Ted,

I will try to post a picture tomorrow. I know I have one, just have to find it.

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Old 12-06-2004, 04:17 PM
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Here are a couple of pics. A single and a double.
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