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mcrattletail whistler

tied by mcfluffchucker
Fly Type: Bucktails/Deceivers,
Target Species: Pike,
Recommended Region: General Europe,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
hook - 6/0 o'shaughnessy
tail - silver spectrum flash
body- white bucktail
collar- gold gatso fibre / red sclappin feather
head - 7mm rubberized eyes
mr bond uv cure coated head

Tying Instructions: based on the famous flashtail whister but pike size and a big rattle

tie in the tail then hollow tie the the bucktail , add the rattle on top of the hookshank , addthe gatso and sclappin feather , then the eye and coat the head with mr bond uv or any 5 min epoxy .

Presentation Tips: just get it out there and strip with short sharp pulls to get the rattle working

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