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Old 06-04-2010, 03:50 PM
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Default Salmon, Trout, Steelhead;

I'm thinking silvers and probably pinks with this. I will report on the effectiveness.

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Tying;

Hook: Daiichi 2151 #2
Tag: One turn of braided French tinsel
Tip / rear 2/3 of body pink floss
Body: Front 1/3 shrimp pink ultra chenille
Hackle: Burnt goose dyed fairly dark pink
Rib: Oval French silver
Collar: Guinea flank
Wing: Matched bronzed mallard flank

Another for Coho; Northern Lite

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Tying;

Hook: Bartleet #4
Tag: Flat silver
Tip: Royal blue
Tail: Royal blue hackle fibers
Butt: Ostrich
Body: Light blue floss and wound lt. blue Krystal flash
Rib: Oval silver
Hackle: White spey hackle veiled with silver doctor blue hackle fibers

I am adding some proven patterns here on double hooks. I have used the Pass Lake and Maynard's Marvel on single hooks and both are producers. The double hook is legal here in Alaska but you should check the regulations where you fish prior to making any double hook patterns.



Last edited by Hardyreels; 04-25-2011 at 12:20 PM.
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