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    RECIPE:
    Hook: Standard wet fly hook #16 to #10
    Thread: 8/0 Olive
    Tail: Amherst Pheasant 4 to 5 barbs
    Butt: Ostrich hurl or peacock hurl
    Body: Olive silk or tight dubbing
    Rib: Oval tensil silver
    Thorax: Olive dubbing wrapped loose
    Hackle: Yellow French Partridge
    Note: These flies can be a...

  • Steve Potter: Dahlberg Diver

    RECIPE:

    Hook: Daiichi 2546
    Thread: Gudebrod GX2 or Danville's Flat Waxed Nylon 210 Denier
    Legs: Krystal Flash Pearl, Three or Four Whiting American Rooster Hackleplaced on each side of the hook away from each other.
    Head: Stacked Deer Hair or Cow Elk Your choice of colors. I like mellow nat...

  • Jerry Criss: Beadhead Calibaetis

    RECIPE:

    Bead: One size smaller than normal for hook size
    Hook: Mustad 390613 #18 to #12
    Thread: Rusty Dun 8/0
    Tail: Lemon Duck or Moose Body
    Body: Hare’s ear
    Rib: Fine Brass
    Thorax: Hare’s ear or darker fur wing-case: pheasant tail, flash material, or Moose body
    Legs: Partridge - Light ...