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Old 10-08-2002, 09:41 PM
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Bonito Shark Fly

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.
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Old 10-09-2002, 07:12 AM
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Nice! What hook?
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Old 10-09-2002, 08:33 AM
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Juro..it's an Umpqua 6/0 heavy guage..don't have the serial number.
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Old 10-09-2002, 09:14 AM
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Cool! Gives me an idea of the size, looks like a killer tuna fly too!
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Old 10-09-2002, 09:30 AM
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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
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Old 10-09-2002, 10:26 AM
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John- How about chucking this fly out into the rip and seeing what happens?

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Old 10-09-2002, 02:05 PM
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Ill go along w/ Juro looks like a GREAT TUNA fly,
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