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Green Bomber

 
tied by Blueman89
Fly Type: Attractor Pattern,
Target Species: Steelhead,
Recommended Region: Northwest US,
Material List:
Tail-Natural Squirrel Tail
Hackle-2 Brown Saddles
Body-Olive Deer Body Hair
Front Wing-Natural Squirrel Tail
Tying Instructions: 1)Start thread and tie in squirrel tail.
2)Tie in 2 brown saddle hackles
3)Spin and trim deer hair.Razor blades are perfect for this.
4)Palmer 1 hackle through body.Tie off.
5)Tie in squirrel tail with tips facing forward.
6)Whip finish and apply head cement.
I tie in 2 hackles in case I accidentally trim one off with the razor blade. You can use both if you want. I use double edge razor blades to trim deer hair.



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