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/ Buzzer / CDC / olive / Partridge / peacock herl / silver wire /

Shuttlecock buzzer

tied by dwiltshire
Fly Type: Dry,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: General Europe,
Imitation: ,
Material List:
Hook: Partridge Oliver Edwards Nymph Emerger #14
Body: Thread 12/0 olive
Rib: Fine silver wire
Thorax: peacock herl (melanistic)
Wing: CDC tied forward
Tying Instructions: Tie the wing to imitate emerger - good angle forward with a buidl up of thread to avoid the eye.

So many possible options here - change colour / size etc to match chironomids hatching.

You could add in a parachute hackle for better stability in a breeze.

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Tony Pedersen
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