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Old 08-25-2008, 02:30 PM
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Default Irish May fly patterns

Hi Troutwhisperer
Here is the tyings i promised you
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THE CARRA MAY
THREAD BROWN NO 9 UNITHREAD
HOOK SIZE 10 FULLING MILLS COMPETITION HEAVY WEIGHT
TAIL COCK PHEASANT CENTRE TAIL
BODY PLUMBERS TAPE (PTFE)
RIB FINE SILVER WIRE
BODY HACKLE SILVER BADGER SADDLE HACKLE
FRONT HACKLE PICRIC DYED YELLOW COCK HACKLE THEN A FRENCH PARTRIDGE DYED IN PICRIC ACID OVER IT.

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THE CLARET OCTOPUS
THREAD BLACK NO9 UNITHREAD
HOOK SIZE 10 FULLING MILLS COMPETITION HEAVY WEIGHT
TAIL FLOURESCENT YELLOW FLOSS
BODY CLARET SEALS FUR
RIB RED UTC WIRE
BODY HACKLE CLARET SADDLE HACKLE
FRONT HACKLE DYED CLARET GOLDEN PHEASANT BREAST FEATHER TIED IN BY THE TIP
INNER WING 2 PIECES OF RED TWINKLE TIED OVER AND UNDER THE BODY HACKLE.

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THE MELVIN MUDDLER

THREAD NO 9 BROWN UNITHREAD
HOOK NO 10 FULLINGMILLS COMPETITION HOOK
TAIL COCK PHEASANT TAIL DYED IN PICRIC ACID
BODY PICRIC DYED GOLDEN OLIVE SEALS FUR
RIB GOLD FINE UTC WIRE
BODY HACKLE THIS IS OPTIONAL GOLDEN OLIVE BADGER DYED IN PICRIC ACID
FRONT HACKLE DYED ORANGE MALLARD FLANK FEATHER
MUDDLER HEAD DYED PICRIC ACID DEER HAIR
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