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Bunsen's Muddler

tied by dwiltshire
Fly Type: Deer Hair,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: General Europe,
Imitation: Caddis Flies,
Material List:
Hook: TMC 102Y #11
Thread: Sheer 14/0
Tail: Zelon, tan
Rib: Copper wire
Body: Hare's mask
Thorax: SLF, orange
Head: Spun deer hair, dyed orange
Tying Instructions: Catch in the rib and tail material. Dun the body out and wind the rib up and secure. Split the thread and insert the SLF fibres. Spin and dub, drawing the fibres back as you go. Then spin the deer hair head and trim to suit.
Presentation Tips: Fished from the boat on the drift. Either bobbed and pulled through a wave or fished static. The former preferred ;)

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