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Copper McFinn
Designed  and Dressed by Monte Smith

Copper McFinn 

Name Copper Lake
Category Featherwing Streamer
Hook Mike Martinek 8XL, #1
RibsFlat copper tinsel; small oval copper tinsel counter-wrapped
BodyFlat copper tinsel
BellyRed fox squirrel tail
Underwing Peacock herls covered with long golden pheasant crest
WingTwo yellow hackles flanked with two slightly shorter red hackles
Shoulder Silver pheasant
CheekJungle cock
ThroatDyed red golden pheasant crest
HeadDyed red golden pheasant crest

...Another remarkable fly designed and tied by Oregon Contributing Fly Tyer, Monte Smith. You can see more of Monte's flies at The Flies of Monte Smith.

Monte's Notes: Inspired by the famous Mickey Finn streamer.


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