tied by cklenske Fly Type:Nymphs, Target Species:Trout, Recommended Region:Central US, Imitation:Mayflies, Material List: Hook: Mustad 3906B, size 10-18
Bead: gold to size
Thread: 8/0 olive
Ribbing: copper wire
Tail/abdomen: pheasant tail fibers
Thorax: pink Sow Scud dubbing
Wing case/legs: pheasant tail fibers
Flashback: pearl Flashaboo Tying Instructions: Tie the ribbing wire along the bottom of the hook. Tie in the tail at the hook barb, then wrap the butt end of the fibers to form the abdomen; wrap the ribbing forward. Tie in the fibers for the legs right behind the bead, and wrap the butt ends back to the body; leave the butt ends to become the wing case. Wrap in the dubbing to form the thorax. Pull the wingcase forward, tie off, and whip finish. Presentation Tips: Drift as a dropper under a dry fly or a hopper pattern.
GC3769 - Wet Fly & Nymph, 2X Heavy, Sproat bend, Bronze Decent find! Though I've yet to fish with them, these hooks seem well worth the money so far. When tying on them you get plenty of time to look them over and test their strength somewhat. They're sharp with well-formed eyes and seem plenty sturdy enough to land most fish I'll likely tag with them.
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