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Spent Green Drake (western) SBS

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Used one of Ryan Houston’s Sheelin Spent Mayflies as the basis.

hook – Dai Riki 320 #10
thread - Danville 6/0 chartreuse
tail - moose body hair
rear hackle - dun (undersize by 2)
rib - Uni Stretch chartreuse 
body - dubbing olive
front hackle - chartreuse (oversized by 2)


Mash barb/start thread at 3/4 mark; wrap to bend

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Clean/stack/measure a clump of moose; tie in/trim

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Tie in rib at point above point

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Tie in rear hackle

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Dub thread/dub body to 3/4 mark

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Wrap hackle rearward to tail and back

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Capture hackle tip with rib; continue rib forward thru body, tie off/trim, trim hackle tip

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Tie in front hackle

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Dub front, finish with thread at 3/4 mark

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Wrap hackle forward to 1 eye width from eye

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Then return wrap to3/4 mark

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Capture hackle tip with thread, then continue wrapping thread thru hackle; half hitch x 2, SHHAN

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Trim out hackle underneath

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Regards,
Scott

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Thank you Scott... If you have ever heard of certain legendary WY hatch you need to know I will be thanking you a few more times in weeks.months. years. but I will be on the River and unplugged.  Two fins up

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