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Old 06-02-2010, 07:00 PM
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Default Multi Purpose Fly;

Many of my pretty flies are posted on the Steelhead thread. The truth is most of the flies I carry will work for all of the various salmon species and the trout also. Steelhead flies tend to be a little smaller but when you are tying on a 1.5 Spey hook your fly will be perfect for silvers and even a king in the right circumstances. So......................

Purple Spey Fly;

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Tying stuff;

Hook: AJ 1.5
Tag: Embossed silver tinsel
Tip: Making up the rear half of the body, wine colored floss
Body: Front Is dubbed with a mixed wine and black sparkle dub
Ribbing: Embossed silver tinsel wound forward to cover the hackle quill
Hackle: A very dark purple marabou strip
Collar: A long black saddle hackle
Wing: Bronzed mallard on top of all
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