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Claret Olive

tied by Alex_F
Fly Type: Wet,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: General Europe,
Material List:
Hook: Size 8 - 12 Partridge Cpt Hamilton or similar.

Silk: Brown.

Tail: GP tippet.

Body: Golden olive Seals Fur.

Rib: Oval gold.

Hackle: Light Red Game Hen dyed dark claret.

Wing: Bronze Mallard.
Tying Instructions: Wing can be folded or matched pair. I prefer folded as it gives a buggier look. Seals fur is used to give maximum translucence when viewed by transmitted light.
Presentation Tips: Anywhere on a three fly cast.

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