Leons Fritz "Jasmin"
Originated and Tied by Guthrie Fly
|Name ||Leons Fritz Jasmin |
|Category ||Atlantic Salmon/Steelhead |
|Hook||Kamasan Classic Lure Extra Long, Size 8 |
|Body 1||Weighted with lead wire 3/4 along hook shank. |
|Tail||Marabou Turkey (RED) |
|Body 2||4 inch piece Lureflash (FRITZ Fluorescent PINK)4 inch piece Lureflash (FRITZ Translucent PINK TF4)Apply Both at same time together on top of hook shank going to hook bend and Wind forward and tie off at end of lead wire, leave room To build head. |
|Head||Build head round and even with black thread, cover with clear epoxy glue. Paint on eye White with Black Dot. Apply further epoxy to protect paint. |
|Dipper Vane||Fitted but Optional. (See Leon's Dipper Vane) |
|Comments||Very effective pattern for all salmon and trout. Lureflash Fritz is a product of Lureflash International Limited, Kilnhurst, England. Visit their website to obtain purchasing information. |
|Fishing Tips||Retrieve with 1 foot pulls or trolling. |
This pattern was originated and tied by Leon Guthrie of Galashiels, Scotland. The Dipper Vane (which see), is an invention that Leon uses to add action to some of his flies. Leon writes about this fly, "Catch anything with this one, Trust Me!"
You can see many more flies from Leon by visiting his page on this
site, The Flies of Leon Guthrie.