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Old 02-11-2014, 06:19 PM
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Did some "Jacklin Salmonfly" recently for the "deer hair swap" and carried the fly a step further into a nymph....

Hook: #4 3xl curved shank ring eye
Thread: Danville 3/0 orange
Tail: brown hackle tips
Body: brown mohair ribbed with black mono
Thorax:brown sclappen with lot's of black barbs and ginger ostrich herl over brown mohair
Head: dyed brown deer hair pulled back in a bullet head with brown rubber legs

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Old 02-11-2014, 06:42 PM
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Wow, those stoneflies are spectacular, I can just see a big old Brown chumping down on those flies! I really like the mohair look on the body.

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Lefty Kreh says "give em the groceries"! That would qualify as groceries IMO!

Good looking fly!
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I would buy a dozen of those. Man you will be the guy with a bend in your rod during the Salmonfly hatch this spring

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Thanks all..

I'll post up a pic of Jacklin's Salmonfly I tied for the deer hair swap soon. I really like the looks of it. It's cool.

Bob Jacklin did a great job with his fly.

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NICE!!! I like those.


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While I can normally figure out fly recipes from what I see why don't you post the recipe for all of us to use. I love this pattern!

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Kelly, cold weather numbing your brain man?

The recipe was posted at the start of this thread.

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Kelly, cold weather numbing your brain man?

The recipe was posted at the start of this thread.

Man, it must be. I clicked on the thread to read your reply when I saw the recipe posted at the top. No lie, the cold is taking it's toll...

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Man, it must be. I clicked on the thread to read your reply when I saw the recipe posted at the top. No lie, the cold is taking it's toll...

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Yeah, I'm with you on that! We're supposed to get another good snow tonight. I have to go out & work in it! I really like cold weather, but am starting to think that winter should only be about a month long!
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