Hook: Mustad 79666 keel hook, size 4, or the Tiemco 400T for smaller versions. Thread: 3/0 waxed Monocord, color to match the body. Weight: Medium or small dumbbell. Eyes: Melted monofilament. Feelers & beard: Two black Chinese boar bristles for feelers, and a small bunch of natural boar bristles for the beard. Body: Orange or green Estaz or Ice Chenille. Back & tail: Merino wool fibers, ribbed with either fine V-Rib or vinyl nymph body wrap.
Last Updated on Dec 13, 2010