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Yellowhammer XL

tied by bbird
Fly Type: Streamers,
Target Species: Trout,
Material List:
Hook: TMC 9394 Size 2
Thread: UTC 280 White
Tail: Yellow Marabou
Wing: Olive Barred Magnum White Zonker Strip
Body: Palmered Grizzly Marabou
Collar: White Sculpin Wool
Throat: Red UV Ice Dub
Head: Gold Medium Fish Skull
Tying Instructions: Note: This fly rides hook point up.
Tie in the tail, wrapping the thread all the way up the hook.
Tie in the zonker strip at the base of the marabou.
Tie in the grizzly marabou in the same spot.
Build up the body a little with the thread, and then palmer the marabou to the two-thirds point of the hook.
Tie in the sculpin wool, and trim to shape.
Dub a throat with the red ice dub, pick out the fibers and pull them back.
Pull the zonker strip forward, and tie it in, and trim off.
Whip finish.
Slide on the fish skull, and secure with a few drops of zap a gap or other cement.

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