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Foam cricket

tied by Teioneon
Fly Type: Terrestrials & Midges,
Target Species: Panfish,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: Hoppers/Crickets,
Material List:
2XL long dry fly hook (size 12 shown) size 10-14
black dry fly dubbing
black sheet foam
yellow sheet foam (or color of choice)
black rubber legs
Tying Instructions: Dub thin body about 2/3 up towards eye.
Tie in strip of black foam (gape width).
Wind thread towards hook eye and tie in foam again. Bring thread back to first tie in point and lay foam back towards hook bend and tie it in. Tie in a thin strip of yellowfoam for easy sighting. Tie rubber legs Madam X style and tie off head.
Presentation Tips: Use as you would any cricket/terrestrial pattern.

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