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Wednesday, 8 March 2017
Greg's Flats Fly
Step by step instructions for a killer little bonefish fly. Greg's Flats Fly is a bit more complex than standard patterns like gotchas and charlies, but will often work on fussy or pressured fish when the standards fail to produce.
Hook: Gamakatsu SL11-3H size 8-4
Thread: Tan 6/0
Tail: calf tail with some krystal flash over
Body: mirage tinsel banded with thread
Hackle: cock saddle hackle
Rib: Vinyl rib
weight: bead chain
weed guard: hard mono