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La Serre-Frein (The Brakeman)

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La Serre-Frein (The Brakeman)

Atlantic Salmon

Daniel Proulx Creator

Hook – Gamakatsu T10-6H or equivalent
Thread - Black
Tag - Oval silver tinsel
Tail - Golden pheasant crest
Ribbing – Oval silver tinsel
Body - Black wool.
Wing - Gray squirrel hair.
Throat - Black hackle downy fluff
Head - UV Resin

Daniel Proulx named this fly The Brakeman for two reasons.

The first in honor of Claude Bernard, his passion for trains and his Serre-frein (brakeman) cap.

Sorry, blame Google translate😅

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