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    Default Dragons Tooth (Variant)

    Mike Kinney's Dragon's Tooth
    Variant as i used whiting spey for the hackle as i didnt have purple schlappen

    Pattern As follows

    Hook: Blue Heron #1 (or your hook of choice)
    Tag: Silver Tinsel
    Body: Purple wool
    Ribs: Flat and oval silver tinesel
    Hackle: Purple schlappen
    Throat: Teal
    Wing: Two red GP flank feathers (Tented) flanked by two shorter yellow GP rump feathers
    Head: Red

    First time i've tied this fly. Didnt quite nail the tented wing, but i'll give it another go soon.
    Basically i tie flies to see how they look and to learn new things, usually they're never fished, and just end up lying my bench.





    Eunan



    Addicted To Vise Flies

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    Default Re: Dragons Tooth (Variant)

    Another great one! That must be one impressive bench with all the flies on it
    - William

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