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Spring Crappie Darter

tied by dsaavedra
Fly Type: Hairwing,
Target Species: Panfish,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
tail: white calf tail hair

body: black chenille

rib (optional): flat silver tinsel

wing: yellow calf tail hair

feel free to make your own cool color combos!!!
Tying Instructions: tie on the tail

tie on rib then chenille

wrap forward and tie off chenille

tie in wing right at front

build a smooth head whipfinish and cement
Presentation Tips: let it sink and retrieve it in quick jerks.

i got this pattern from a "fly tying: anglers art" video i downloaded.

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