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Dark Brown Hairwing

 
tied by horseshoe
Fly Type: Hairwing,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: Eastern Canada,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
•Hook - Sz8 - 2xl Bronze Lure
•Thread - Black
•Rib - Gold Mylar Uni #14
•Body -Dark Brown Floss
•Throat - Beige peacock herl
•Wing - Natural red squirrel tail, Natural peacock herl.
•Collar - Red thread stripe over the black head.

Tying Instructions: Tie in the Mylar above the barb and then move to the side.

Tie in the floss then wrap thread evenly about 3/4 the way up the shaft.

Wrap floss as even as possible up to the thread, tie down and snip off excess.

Wrap Mylar once in a band to create tag then wrap up to the thread with about 3-4 wraps.

Tie down securely and snip off excess.

Tie down on the underside the beige herl, wrap 3-4 times securely, cut off excess at an angle and place a dab of cement before wrapping a few more times to secure.

Turn hook right side up.

Tie down the squirrel tail, wrap 3-4 times securely, cut off excess at an angle and place a dab of cement before wrapping a few more times to secure.

Tie down the Nat herl, wrap 3-4 times securely, cut off excess at an angle and place a dab of cement before wrapping a few more times to secure.

Wrap to form head. Whip finish.

And coat with cement



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