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The Akroyd
Designed by Charles Akroyd and Dressed by Monte Smith

The Akroyd, Tied By Monte Smith 

Name The Akroyd
Category Atlantic Salmon
Hook Partridge Bartleet CS 10/3, #1/0
TagFlat silver tinsel
Tail Golden pheasant crest and tippet in strands
BodyHalf light orange seal, half black floss
RibSilver oval tinsel over rear half, flat silver tinsel over front half
HackleYellow cock over seal, black blue eared pheasant over floss
WingTwo strips of cinnamon turkey (white goose for White Winged version), divided
CheekJungle cock, drooping

This wonderful version of The Akroyd is tied by Oregon Contributing Fly Tyer, Monte Smith. You can see more of Monte's flies at The Flies of Monte Smith.


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