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#1 BugFliinger

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Posted 12 April 2011 - 11:24 PM

I attempted the Doc Spratley tonight ... my version doesn't impress me .



does anyone have a nice pattern they would like to share . ?
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#2 JohnP

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Posted 13 April 2011 - 11:44 AM

Yours is not that bad, and will catch fish. Here is what should be a link to a youtube video of a Doc Spratley. Despite the distracting music, might be worth watching. Just keep practicing!



#3 flyderaght

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Posted 13 April 2011 - 02:30 PM

Looks fine to me-flies do not need to be perfect in the scheme of things. i spent a morning with 1 bluish spratley years back and by the time the bows were finished with it, things were hanging off it.
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#4 ikerajala

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Posted 14 April 2011 - 08:46 PM

www.kwsu.org/offers/flytying.aspx
scroll down and there is a great video on tying doc spratley.