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''Clan Chief ' Crippler


One of the first in the series of 'Crippler Classics' - successful too. More Cripplers quickly followed. The red and yellow of the original Clan Chief's tail were switched to the shoulder hackles to tone down the boldness of the original a little and also to spread the red/yellow combo throughout the patern. Somewhat quieter than the original, but still bold.

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Hook: Kamasan B175 or B170 size 10 or 12.

Butt: Flat silver.

Rib: Oval silver.

Body: Seal's fur - 'Ant black'.

BodyHackle: Grizzle hen dyed red.

Shoulder Hackle I: Red GP body feather.

Shoulder Hackle II: Yellow GP  body feather.

Shoulder Hackle III: Black hen.

Thread: Black UTC 70 denier.


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