tied by Duane Vigue Fly Type:Streamers, Target Species:Trout, Recommended Region:Northeast US, Imitation:General Baitfish, Material List: Hook: Martinek #1 8X (any long shank streamer hook will do)
Tag: Flat silver tinsel
Body: UNI 600 1X Orange
Rib: Flat silver tinsel
Belly: 4-6 peacock swords then white bucktail
Throat: Peacock sword fibers
Wing: Silver Dr. blue hackles flanked by pink hackles
Shoulder: Lavender guinea
Head: Ruby Chrome (Sally Hansen nail makeup) Tying Instructions: streamer stuff Presentation Tips: A smelt imitation of sorts. Was fishing it during the smelt run in a snow storm in late April and landed numerous salmon on it, hence the name.
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