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Old 01-11-2003, 08:01 AM
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Here is a small, more castable, lobster fly... easier to tie because of it's size...get that pot boiling... Hook Varivas 3/0,Body, brown foam, variaty of partridge feathers...Mouth, sprig of brown bucktail, neon purple crystal flash and varient brown rabbit strip..... antenae-- two long sprigs of brown bucktail.....legs- Brown indian cock hackle.... claws--Partridge neck feathers....Weight- under body dumbell .... Body is covered over and under with epoxy then generous coating of Hard as Nails.
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Old 01-11-2003, 08:18 AM
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John -

That is AWESOME...

and you know I don't say that about other people's flies very often

Sorry to hear that you were bumped from the Rip Ryder VIP club :hehe:
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Old 01-11-2003, 08:38 AM
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John, are you sure it's partridge? Looks like ringneck pheasant to me, but I may be wrong.
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Old 01-11-2003, 08:38 AM
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And yes, the fly looks GREAT!
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Old 01-11-2003, 09:05 AM
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Mike...your right..for some reason I was thinking Partdridge...sorry and thanks for correcting this.
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Old 01-11-2003, 09:25 AM
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I second Juro's remarks. That is an awesome fly!
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Old 01-11-2003, 12:53 PM
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Old 01-11-2003, 01:59 PM
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STRIBLUE, LOOKIN GOOD, NICE COLOIRATION. BET IT CATCHES FISH. "GOOD LUCK GOOD TYIN"
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Old 01-12-2003, 01:18 PM
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WOW! Very realistic! Bet a largemouth or smallmouth bass would chomp on that too!

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