Fly:Grey Duster

Hook: Dry Fly 10 - 16
Thread: Brown
Tail: Olive Micro Fibbets
Body: Rabbit Fur
Hackle: Badger Cock
Wing: Deer Hair

Tie in thread then hackle facing forward and curving up.

Tie in deer hair wing and add a few thread wraps around to create a post.

Tie in Micro fibbets in a V shape tail.

Dub Rabbit fur body along to past the wing (half hitch at this point). Wind hackle around post three to four turns, turn on side and tie off hackle.

Return to upright position and create head. Tie off and that’s it.

View from the top to show tail and hackle.

Photos courtesy of Wee Eck.


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