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Fly of the Month 2018



January 2018

“Picket Pin”

Tied by Barry Russo

Picket Pin


Originator: Jack Boehme, 1910’s
Hook: Mustad 9672, or equivalent, Size 4-6
Thread: Black 6/0
Tail: Golden Pheasant Tippet fibers (3-5)
Rib: Fine Gold Wire
Hackle: Brown Saddle palmered over body
Body: Flat Gold Tinsel
Collar: White Tip Gray Squirrel over Wing
Head: Peacock Herl