Starling and Purple

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Re: Starling and Purple

Postby William Anderson » Fri Jan 15, 2016 4:05 pm

Carl, that looks like summertime killer. Really nice.
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Re: Starling and Purple

Postby tie2fish » Fri Jan 15, 2016 4:21 pm

What W said, Carl.
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Re: Starling and Purple

Postby Roadkill » Fri Jan 15, 2016 6:38 pm

Nice tie Carl! 8-) What size hook is that on? I fish more foam carpenter ants than I use my fur bodied red and black ants.
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Re: Starling and Purple

Postby Old Hat » Fri Jan 15, 2016 7:46 pm

Size 14 and 16 on those. A little limited by hackle size with the starling. I have never worried about my ants floating, seems in or close to the surface works fine. Whether they take it as an ant or a well fed starling and purple I don't know. But, as William said summer time is the key.
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