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Smithy's Special

Hook Longshank 12
Tail Brown hen hackle fibres
Rib Gold wire
Body Red seal fur
Wing Hen pheasant wing
Hackle Brown hen hackle
Head Brown thread (varnished)
Use This is an wet fly best fished on rivers with a slow retrieve. It is very effective for brown trout in clear water between April and July (in England). The fly is the result of many years development by John Smith.

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