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Copper Body Stone fly

tied by wesallen81
Fly Type: Attractor Pattern, Wet, General Freshwater,
Target Species: Steelhead, Trout,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: not available Stone Flies,
Material List:
Size 12 Stonefly hook
Copper Wire (Med.)
Olive Ice Dub
Orange Crystal Flash
Black Turkey Biot
Black UV Ice Dub
8/0 Fire Red Thread
Tungsten Bead Head
Tying Instructions: Bead head the hook
Tie on thread to bend
Splay two Turkey Biot pieces for tail
build body even body with thread after tying in copper wire
Wrap copper wire up hook shank
Tie in Crystal Flash
Dub Thorax (big)
Pull flash forward over thorax and tie down
Tie in two turkey biots for legs
UV black dubbing behind bead head
Whip Finish and head cement

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