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'Fiery Crippler


One for the warmer months, with the red/brown/fiery body being immediately suggestive of summer terrestrials. Top or tail for my money, keep it high in the water on floating or slow intermediate lines.​

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Hook: Kamasan B175 or B170 size 10 or 12.

Butt: Optional: Flat gold.

Rib: Oval gold.

Body Mix: Seal's fur: 'Ant Black' Fiery brown and Fiery claret.

Body Hackle: Brown hen​​.

Shoulder Hackle I: GP body feather dyed orange.

Shoulder Hackle II: Brown hen.

Thread: 'Wine' UTC 70 denier.


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