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Carron - A.E. Knox, 1850 - Dressed by Monte Smith

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Carron, Dressed by Monte Smith

Name Carron
Category Salmon/Steelhead
Hook Alec Jackson Spey (Daiichi 2051), #1.5
Thread Wine
BodyOrange Berlin wool
Rib Narrow flat silver tinsel , crimson silk, and fine oval silver tinsel (reversed)
HackleBlack blue-eared pheasant
ThroatTea
WingBronze mallard

Carron, is one of the oldest and most recognizable of the Classic Speys and Monte does a skillful job of tying it for this presentation. This is the sixth in the Monte Smith series of Speys presented here. You can see more of Monte's flies at The Flies of Monte Smith.

 

 

 

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