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Mettalic Mari

tied by bly65
Fly Type: Attractor Pattern,
Target Species: Steelhead,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: Stone Flies,
Material List:
Hook: Nymph size 12-18
Head: Bead Head 1/16
Thread: Black
Tail: Dark Brown Biots split
Body: Green and Red Wapsi Wire
Thorax: Peacock Herl
Wingcase: Red Krystal Flash
Legs: Brown Hackle and Brown Biots

Tying Instructions: Pinch Barb, slide on bead, and begin thread. Tie in biots, one per side so that they are forked outwards. Tie in red wire on one side and green wire on the other so they are parralell with the hook shank. wrap red wire in succesion 3/4 up the shank. Wrap green wire as a ribbing. Tie in peacock herl and wrap to the bead. tie in first set of legs and tie in 10-12 strands of krystal flash infront of the peacock herl so it extends 1/2 to the wire body. tie in biots one on each side so they are forked again. tie in second pair of legs. Whip finish and go fishing

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