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Purple and coot with fur thorax

tied by sukhoidave
Fly Type: Wet,
Target Species: Trout,
Material List:
only 3 materials:

tying thread/body/rib: purple Pearsall's Gossamer Silk

thorax: hare's ear

hackle: coot wing coverts tied folded
Tying Instructions: start silk, wrap body with flattened silk edge to edge, spin silk until well twisted and form "rib." Dub a small amount of hare's ear for thorax. Tie in coot wing covert by the butt end, fold and stroke back when wrapping 2 - 3 turns. Clip hackle tip, whip finish, and head cement.

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