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#1 SBPatt

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Posted 10 September 2019 - 06:51 AM

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Pretty straightforward pattern.


hook - Dai Riki 300 #10
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - moose body hair
body/head - 2mm foam black
indicator - Parapost yarn hot orange
legs - black rubber
hackle - grizzly



Mash barb start thread, wrap to bend

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Clean, stack, measure (gap width) a clump of moose hair; tie in, wrap to 2/3 mark

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Taper end of foam strip; tie in

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Pull foam forward; tie down at 2/3 mark

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Tie in yarn

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Tie in legs; trim yarn

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Tie in hackle

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Wrap hackle, tie off/trim

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Move thread to eye, tie down foam; create abdomen

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Create thread dam at eye to lift foam at front

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Trim head, trim out hackle underneath, half hitch x, SHHAN

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Regards,
Scott
Canon Powershot SD750; Ott + 2 clamp-on lights