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Vacuum Cleaner Emerger

tied by siestafred
Fly Type: Attractor Pattern,
Target Species: Trout,
Imitation: Mayflies,
Material List:
Hook: #18-12 Scud
Thread: 6/0 Brown
Tail: Several strands of Z-lon over Medium Pardo Coq de Leon fibers
Body: Contents of vacuum cleaner bag after cleaning several of my new area rugs. Dog hair included.
Wing: Tips of 2 CDC feathers.
Rib: Gold wire.
Thorax: Peacock herl.
Tying Instructions: Add a tungsten bead for deeper retrieve.
Presentation Tips: Fished just below the surface very slowly. Use a figure eight or similar retrieve.

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