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Soft Hackle Royal (Shipman Style) tied by letumgoFly Type: Attractor Pattern
, General Freshwater
, Target Species: Trout
, Recommended Region: Northeast US
, Northwest US
, Western Canada
, Eastern Canada
, Central Canada
, New Zealand
, General Europe
, Material List:
Hook - Mustad R70 (Sizes 10 & 12)
Thread - UNI-Thread (Trico 17/0) - This stuff seems as fine as spider silk, but is surprisingly strong.
Tailing Shuck & Gills - Clear (White) Tri-Lobal Antron
Body - Red Flexi Floss (usually used to make legs on nymphs, but it makes amazing bodies on wet flies as well. Nice substitute for regular floss.)
Thorax - 4 or 5 stands of Peacock Herl in a dubbing loop.
Hackle - Creamy Indian Hen Saddle
Head - Tying thread coated with clear nail polish
The materials are listed in the order they are tyed onto the hook.