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Matt Arciaga
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Top 1.5 inch copper tube
Tag: 5 turns of sm french oval silver
butt: angora goat black, make sure you take your pinch of dub and cut it into 1/4 inch pieces before spinning on the thread.
body: deep blue silk
ribbing: med french oval silver
body hackle: grizzly
Wing: black arctic fox dub ball (small) natural rhea dub looped and wrapped, spun orange coyote fur Guinea
Cheeks: JC


Bottom 1.25 inch copper tube
Tag: 5 turns of sm french oval silver
butt: angora goat black, make sure you take your pinch of dub and cut it into 1/4 inch pieces before spinning on the thread.
body: orange silk
ribbing: med french oval silver
body hackle: grizzly
Wing: black arctic fox dub ball (small) blue goose shoulder, spun orange coyote fur
Throat: Guniea
 

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copper steel head tubes

nice lookin' swingers ! ought to do the trick .
are the hook holder tubes glued directly onto the copper ? i assume you used a liner tube .
thanks , jim
 

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Matt Arciaga
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Thanks, no glue on the hook holder, I chose a hook holder tube that is very tight going on. Yes copper tube lined with semi rigid plastic tubs.
 

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Very nice Matt,

I must be getting lazy, I tie a Sunray type straight onto the copper do you ever just go with the copper color for the body?

Ard
 
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