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The Kate
Dressed by By Dave Potts

The Kate, Tied by Dave Potts

Name The Kate
Category Atlantic Salmon
Tag Silver Tinsel and Lemon Yellow Silk
Tail Golden Pheasant Crest
Butt Black Ostrich Herl
Ribbing Silver Tinsel
Body Crimson Silk and Crimson Seal s Fur
Hackle Crimson Cock, Palmered From Second Turn
Wing Grey Mallard and Tippet Strands, Bustard, Golden Peasant Tail, Swan Dyed Light Yellow, Crimson, and Light Blue, Bronze Mallard, and a Topping Over All.
Throat Light Yellow Cock Hackle
Sides Jungle Cock
Horns Blue and Yellow Macaw

This rendition of The Kate was tied by Oregon fly fisherman and tyer Dave Potts. Dave worked as a commercial tyer for several years and now enjoys tying antique replicas of salmon and trout fly patterns for his business, "Victorian Flies". Look for more more of his flies in the weeks ahead as a Salmonfly.Net contributing fly tyer.

You can read about Dave and see many more of his flies by visiting The Flies of Dave Potts.

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