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/ Damsel / damsel nymph / damsels / marabou / olive / Pheasant / stillwater /

X resting Damsel

 
tied by The_Carp_Hunter
Fly Type: Nymphs,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: Mexico,
Imitation: Dragonflies,
Material List:
Hook: TMC 400 swimming nymph hook
Thread: 17/0
Tail: Olive marabou
Abdomen: Olive marabou
Thorax: Olive marabou
Wingcase: Olive pheasant tail
Eyes: Melted Mono
legs: Japanesse nymph legs


Tying Instructions: Tie in the marabou so you leave a tail at least half the lenght of hte hook, then twist the remainder of marabou and wind it forward, secure, but don't cut excess away, tie in the eyes and the wing case, now tie in the legs, and with the marabou cover the thorax area, secure it behin the eyes and trim excess, now bring forward the pheasant wing case, trim and secure. Whip finish behind the eyes, and cement. Now paint the eyes black and the thread olive with permanent markers.


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