Fly Fishing – Fly Patterns

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Hook: 12-8 Mustad 9672 Thread: Black 6/0 Tail: Red sadle hackle fibers Body: Yellow goat dubbing Rib: Oval gold tinsel Hackle: Brown saddle hackleWing: Mallard Flank

Tying Instructions:

  • Tie in red hackle fibers at bend of hook, and trim off excess butts.
  • Tie in oval gold ribbing
  • Dub yellow goat dubbing on to your thread and wrap forward, leaving enough room at eye to tie in hackle and wing.
  • Wrap oval gold rib over top of yellow goat body.
  • Tie in brown saddle hackle, make 2 or 3 wraps, stroking the fibers back after each turn.
  • Tie in mallard on top of fly, tips should extend past the body. Trim excess, whip finish, and head cement.