Lough Arrow Green (variation)

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Lough Arrow Green (variation)

Postby ScottP » Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:54 pm

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Found this version on the Flydreamers site; again, chukar partridge is standing in for French.

hook - Mustad 3906 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 yellow/red
tail - pheasant tail dyed sunburst (1 Tbs Rit golden yellow/1 cup water)
rib - small wire gold
body - dubbing chopped yarn pale yellow
body hackle - badger
hackle - chukar partridge dyed golden olive (1Tbs Rit golden yellow1 cup water, overdyed with 1 TBS golden yellow/1tsp Rit dark green/1 cup water)
collar - partridge dyed golden olive


Regards,
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Re: Lough Arrow Green (variation)

Postby fly_fischa » Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:37 pm

Ooh, I like that a lot Scott for similar reasons Allen’s Mayfly speaks to me. Beautifully tied as always...
To borrow the words of the great Jeff/swellcat ‘This may be one of the nicest woolly buggers ever posted up here’ :lol:
Cheeky bugger ;)
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Re: Cheeky Bugger

Postby swellcat » Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:15 am

I like this fly plenty . . . which I hope won't harm the straight Arrow's reputation, since I also fish beer and drink streamers . . . two of the abominations we just learned last week that have killed fly fishing.
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Re: Cheeky Bugger

Postby letumgo » Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:44 pm

swellcat wrote:I also fish beer and drink streamers . . . .
:lol: :lol: :lol: You crack me up! :D ;)

Lovely Fly Scott. Thank you for sharing.
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