tied by richyrichtherich Fly Type:Dry, Target Species:Trout, Recommended Region:General Europe, Imitation:Mayflies, Material List: Hook: Kamasan B100 Size 14
Body: Medium Flat Tinsel
Rib: Brown Thread
Wings: Cree Hackles
Thorax Cover: Medium Flat Tinsel
Legs: Black Schlappen
Hackle: Silver Badger
Thorax: Peacock Herl Tying Instructions: Tie the materials in the listed order, completing the body, rib and wings as you go.
Wind the Peacock Herl first, followed by the Silver Badger then Schlappen Hackles.
Spread the hackle fibres and tie down the thorax cover.
Tidy up, whip finish and head cement.
When the head cement is dry pull off most of the Schlappen fibres, leaving six for the legs.
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