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Absolute Midge (brown version)

tied by lightkeeper07
Fly Type: Nymphs,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: Southwest US,
Imitation: Mayflies,
Material List:
Hook, Mustad 1921R #18;
Thread, 8/0 Uni Brown;
Abdomen, 8/0 Uni Brown, ribbed with XS Ultra Wire, silver or gold;
Thorax, fine brown ostrich herl
Tying Instructions: Lay in thread base, tie in Ultra Wire, wind thread forward to create smooth slender body, and wind wire forward to create rib and tie off. Tie in ostrich herl near tip, and wrap three full turns, then tie off and whip finish.
Presentation Tips: In the film, or as a dropper.

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