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Little Pheasant Beadhead

tied by shepherdsong
Fly Type: Nymphs,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: Mayflies,
Material List:
Hook: Nymph #20
Thread: Olive or brown 6/0
Bead: Small Root Beer
Tail: Pheasant Tail
Body: Wrapped Pheasant Tail
Rib: Fine Copper
Neck: Peacock
Tying Instructions: A really easy fly to tie. Start by slipping the bead to the hook eye and tying in. Tie in the tail at the hook bend and the copper ribbing. Twist the tail fibers and wrap them up toward the eye, tie them off and trim. Next wind the ribbing and tie off. A couple of wraps of nice bushy Peacock herl and you are ready to whip finish.

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