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Purple Slim Spey

tied by Frank G. Swarner III
Fly Type: Spey,
Target Species: Steelhead,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Material List:
Hook: Daiichi 2051 - Alec Jackson - size 1
Thread: UNI - 6/0 – Black

Tag: Oval Tinsel – Fine – Silver
Tail: Red Floss

Rear 2/3 Body: Lagartun – Mini Flat Braid – Light Purple

Front 1/3 Body: Yarn – Black

Rib #1: Oval Tinsel – Medium – Silver
Counter Rib: Oval Tinsel – Fine - Silver

Hackle #1: Pheasant Rump Feather – Dyed Black

Hackle #2: Whiting Spey Hackle - Black

Throat: Guinea – Light Purple
Wings: Bronze Mallard

Tying Instructions: Practice!!
Presentation Tips: D & A all the way!!

Other Flies Tied by Frank G. Swarner III

Yellow, Orange, Red

Yellow and Red

Red and Orange

Orange and purple

Orange and Brown

Blue and Orange

Green Shade

Blue Shade

Helmsdale Doctor

Orange Heron - Glasso

Polar Shrimp - glasso

HP Crayfish - tube fly

Balmoral tube - mixed up


The Dunt


Mr. Soft Hackle - Schema

Devil's Tongue - Double Dee

Green Highlander

Razzmatazz Spey

Fall Hunter in Red

Slate Colored Feather Wing Spey

DN Sly Shrimp

DN Squididdle

DN Mr. Bombastic

Fall Hunter

Gageur - Dee Version

Thunder & Lightning

Thunder & Lightning Variation


Baron Variation - 5th married wing

Lookin' Out - Dee

Cheap Trip - Dee

Dusklight Dee

Sunlight Dee

Christmas Holi-DEE

Gardener Dee


Tartan Dee

Lady Caroline

Lady Caroline - Loop Eye

White Wizard Dee

Easter Dee

Thunder & Lightning Flatwing

Winter's Hope Flatwing

Flatwing Yellow Eagle

Flatwing Orange Parson

Flatwing Green Highlander

Black & Gold Floss Rib Spey

Purple w/ Blue Floss Rib Spey

Claret & Gold Spey - Full Body Hackle

Claret & Gold Spey - Sparse Hackle

Ghost Spey

Orangey Copper Slim Spey

Purple Slim Spey

Black & Purple w/ JC Eyes - Spey

Duck & Coq de Leon Spey

Marbled Body Spey

Red & Blue Spey


Red Wing Spey

Chartreuse Wing Spey

Crayfish - Spey style

Orange Spey

Olive Spey

Black Spey

Red Spey

Akroyd Variation


Brown Spey - Fat Wing

Marabou Dee - Purple & Blue


Pale Eagle







Brown Shrimp Spey

No Name Tan Turkey Wing Dee


No Name Tricolor

No Name Red

Swing Trick Dee

Crescent Shrimp

Polar Green

Olive & Purple


Fire Tiger

Orange Peel

Shadow Stalker

Chartreuse Slide

Pink Slide

Coruscate Nymph

Egg Sucking Crayfish AKA: The Cradle Robber

Wet Rabbit - Gold & Hare's Ear

Lemire's Green Butt Spey

Afternoon Delight in Chartreuse

Black Bear Green Butt


Attractor Back Nymph

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