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Old 11-23-2012, 08:13 AM
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Can anyone guess what material this is? it is dyed Picric olive
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Chicken, looks like badger hackle, but hard to tell from those pics.
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Laurie: I have no idea, but sure like how the dying came out, fantastic color.
Maybe sort of strung marabou???????
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jackdaw crown
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Chicken dyed cape grade 1?
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Well done Matey
Yes it is jackdaw crown,we were using it last night to tie up some spider patterns, it is the best hackling material I have ever used for spiders and the olive colour really comes out great.
We also used it for tying in legs on a few hares ear nymphs and it looks deadly.
I will put a few photos on later as I am away now to a duck shoot ,this week we are shooting 450 mallard so I should get a good stock of bronze mallard and CDC .
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