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Galways Emerald Shiner

 
tied by cussfly16
Fly Type: Streamers,
Target Species: Steelhead,
Recommended Region: Other,
Material List:

Hook: 2x strong 3x long (mustad r73-9671)
Beads: 3 1/8 silver or nickel beads
Thread: Tan 8/0 Ultra
Body: Light Gray and Light Olive Ice Dub
Throat: Micro Polar Ice Chenille
Dorsal: Natural Dun CDC
Pectoral: 4-5 strands of Light Dun Midge Flash
Head: Gray UV Ice Dub
Eyes: 1/8 whatever you want to use...

Tying Instructions:
Feel free to experiment with colors to match your baitfish.

Presentation Tips: I dead drift this streamer. This pattern absolutely kills when you see lots of little baitfish in the river. I originally designed this for the Chattooga river, but it has pretty much worked everywhere as it covers a wide range baitfish.



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