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Flame Boss

Name Flame Boss
Category Salmon/Steelhead
Hook Mustad double ( a single works just fine )
Thread Black
Tip Fine oval silver tinsel (optional)
Tail Long black squirrel (approx. hook shank length)
Rib Med. oval tinsel (optional)
Body Fluorescent red chenille
Collar Black saddle
Eyes Med. bead chain (optional)
Head Black Thread

Flame Boss was tied by Ken Broadhead. You will find many more of his exceptional beaded flies, as well as several other styles at The Flies of Ken Broadhead.   

Ken's Notes: This a great west coast fly. It can be tied in any color combinations you wish. ...The only constant being is the long tail.

468 x 60 Fly Fishing

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