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tied by octopusshrimp
Fly Type: Hairwing,
Target Species: Steelhead,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
Tube-40/40 Pro Flexi Tube
Thread-6/0 Danvilles Flymaster
Tag-Lagartun Mini flat Braid or Glo Brite floss
Body-2/3s HT Braid 1/3rd Ice Dub
Collar-Polar Chenille or Schlappen Hackle
Wing-Holographic Flashabou,Arctic Fox, and Krystal Flash
Weighted Cone
Tying Instructions: 1) Cut the junction portion of the tube to the desired lenghth and hit it with the lighter as you would for the front portion of the tube to keep the tag from slipping off.

2)Start your thread where the junction and liner are molded together tying in your chossen mini flat braid. Wrap the braid to the rear of the junction and back to the tie in point.

3)Bring the thread to the 2/3rd point on the tube and tie in the HT Braid for the body. Wrap the braid back to the tag and forward again to the tie in piont.

4)Make a dubbing loop for the Ice Braid, spin it up, pick it out, and wrap to complete the body

5)Tie in some Holographic Flashabou for the under wing

6)Tie in the Collar (Polar Chenille or Schlappen)

7) Tie in the First Actic Fox Color for the wing and add some Flashabou or K-Flash

8) Tie in the Second Arctic Fox wing some Herring Back K-Flash

9)Add the cone

10) Al Fine

Presentation Tips: Swing, Strip.
This fly Has Eleven componets hence the name
"M Theroy"

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