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Old 05-26-2012, 01:57 PM
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Originally Posted by silvercreek View Post
A cripple is usually thought of as an emerging fly that either did not properly form or escape the shuck. A spinner is a healthy fly that has ended its life after mating and dies on the water. Hope this helps.
Thanks. It did help. I guess I've seen patterns that are exactly the same that some people call a cripple and some call a spinner. That was the confusion.
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