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The Spanker (Davis)

Name The Spanker (Davis)
Category Coho Salmon
Hook #2-#4 Stout Metallic Green Wet Fly
Thread Hot Lime Green
Tail Pearlescent Fluorescent-Green Flashabou (#6962), Over 12 Strands of Silver Holographic Fly Fiber.
Body Large Chartreuse Ice Chenille Wound Over Wet, Clear Epoxy
Head Clear Epoxy

The Spanker and it's other variations were devised by Alaska fly tyer and guide George Davis. It is not only a great attractor but is built for durability and is being touted as one of the best Silver Salmon flies to come around in a long time. See also the Dark Pink version of this fly.







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