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Mohair Leech tied by Old HatFly Type: Wet
, Target Species: Steelhead
, Recommended Region: Northwest US
, Imitation: Leeches
, Material List:
Hook: Waddington shank with stinger connected by stainless steel leader material.
Egg: Ultra beads chartreuse (1,2,3 beads depending on weight desired.
Tag: holographic tinsel
Body: olive Canadian mohair
Attach wire to stinger hook and slip on the desired amount of beads. Slightly bend the rear loop of the waddington shank or just use it backward for a straight eye. Attack the wire with the eggs and stinger to the shank, wrapping underneath shank, up through the eye and over the top of the shank. Wrap the tinsel tag. Wrap the mohair yarn making sure to stroke all the fibers back as your wrap.Presentation Tips:
Dead drift, swing, strip