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Trout Fisherman (UK) - - Fly Masters -

MICHAEL BEATY HOOK: Size 10 wet fly THREAD: White Nano silk RIB: Fine flat sil­ver tin­sel BODY: Chartreuse Ice Dub­bing DUB­BING LOOP: White An­tron, plus white and chartreuse Ice Dub­bing HACKLE: Chartreuse hen hackle WING: White, light yel­low and chartreuse fox fur TOP­PING: Black rhea fi­bres CHEEKS: Jun­gle cock over hen hackle tips HEAD: 2.2mm gold bead PETER SAYS: Michael tells us that the in­spi­ra­tion for his pat­tern was Richard Walker’ s Mrs Palmer, a fly tied with coloured wa­ter in mind. It is cer­tainly packed full of great tech­niques. The lay­er­ing of the wing is top notch, as is the con­struc­tion of the body which in­cludes white Ant ron and white and chart re­use Ice Dub­bing ap­plied to­gether in a dub­bing loop.

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