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Black Bear Green Butt

tied by Trent_Myer
Fly Type: Salmon Flies,
Target Species: Steelhead,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
Tag: Flat Gold Tinsel
Tail: Black Bear
Body: One wrap of Black Ostrich Herl, 1/4 Green Floss & 3/4 Black Floss
Rib: Med Silver Oval Tinsel
Throat: Black Hackle
Wing: Black Bear
Head: Black Thread

Tying Instructions: Tag is started at the barb of the hook. The tail should be the length of the gap of the hook. The Ostrich is tyed in at the junction of the tail and the body. The green floss is tyed and wrapped 1/4 the length of the hook shank. The oval tinsel is tyed in on the underside of the hook and the black floss is tyed in and wrapped forward. Next the rib is wrapped to show FIVE ribs. Next is the Throat and lastly the black bear wing roughly the length of the hook. Finish off with black thread and lacquered.

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