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This flash fly is John Baker's fly of the year in 2008. The flash fly
was the perfect streamer for swinging flies.


Materials -

Tread - uni-tread white 3/0 or 6/0

Hook - size 8 streamer

Bead - any style cone, brass, silver, orange, ect...

Tail - white marabou

Body - UV polar chenille


 

1.) Apply bead and thread to hook shank


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2.) Add white marabou for the tail approximately the lengh of the hook shank


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3.) Palmer UV polar chenille on the hook shank stroking the fibers back as wrapping


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4.) Tie off the tread and whip finish and done


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5.) Other vaiations of the UV Flash Fly


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