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Bruce's Dragon

tied by BruceC
Fly Type: Dry,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: Dragonflies,
Material List:
Hook: 2XL Dry Fly
Thread: Black
Tail: Bundled peacock herl with orange flash
Underbody: Black 2mm craft foam
Thorax: Swiss draw over the top of the foam.
Under body: Black dry fly dubbing
Legs: Japanese Nymph Legs
Wings: Hen Variant hackle feathers
Eyes: Testor's Hot Orange paint

Tying Instructions: Note: moisten the swiss straw when pulling it over the back of the foam. It will shrink and draw tight against the foam.

Misc. Waterproof marker over the swiss straw and then coated with clear head cement.

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