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Spey version of a classic wet for Atlantic salmon and steelhead
Published by Kerry Pitt
Default Mallet

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Type of fly Spey version of a classic trout wet fly tied for Atlantic salmon and steelhead
Originator of pattern if known Kerry Pitt, this is a spey style version of the Mallard and Claret wet fly
Tied and Submitted by Kerry Pitt
Level of tying experience needed to tie this pattern Intermediate, a little more complicated pattern, previous experience tying different types of patterns helpful
Materials listed in order of tie in:
Hook Spey style salmon hook, Alec Jackson size 1.5 here
Thread Black 8/0
Tail None
Rib Silver oval tinsel
Counterwire Fine silver wire
Body Rear 1/3 burgundy, front 2/3 brown dubbing, seal used here
Hackle Black spey hackle
Throat Large Guinea Fowl
Wing Bronze Mallard, overlapped
Head Thread
Special tying notes
Target species Atlantic salmon, Pacific salmon, steelhead
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