tied by sukhoidave Fly Type:Streamers, Target Species:Trout, Recommended Region:Northeast US, Imitation:General Baitfish, Material List: Hook: Daiichi 2271 size 2
Thread: Black 6/0
Body: medium silver mylar tinsel
rib: embossed silver tinsel
wing: white bucktail over which is 3 green saddle hackles tied flat over which is 4 black saddle hackles
cheeks: jungle cock eyes Tying Instructions: materials tied in order listed.
The saddle hackles tied in flat are the tricky part. I cement the hackle quills together. I also cement the jungle cock in place along the center of the wing hackles. Presentation Tips: casting or trolling
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