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Swimming Blue Winged Olive nymph

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Fly Type: Nymphs,
Target Species: Steelhead,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: Mayflies,
Material List:
Bronze Mallard, Gold Holographic Tinsel, clear V-Rib, Dyed Olive Partridge, SLF squirrel, Black HT braid.
Tying Instructions: Hook, TMC 2457 #12-16
Tie in bronze Mallard Tail (Few Fibers)
wind abdomen with Gold Halo tinsel then clear v-rib.
Tie in Black HT Braid for wing Case
Tie in Partridge hackle for legs
Dub Thorax with Squirrel
Pull over wing case and tie off.
Presentation Tips: Drift, swing.

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