Hook: TMC 2487 sz. 12-18
Thread: UNI Thread 8/0 - (color to match dubbing)
Shuck: Antron - Gold or Brown
Rib: Ultra Wire - Copper, Red, Gold
Abdomen: Pheasant Tail - Natural
Wing: CDC - Drk. Dun or Med. Dun
Thorax: East Coast Dubbing - Hendrickson Pink, Sulphor Yellow
Step 1: Tie in the Antron shuck, tying about 2/3rds down the hook bend.
Step 2: Move the thread back to the top, tie in 4-5 Pheasent tail fibers. Tying down to the start of the Antron.
Step 3: Move thread back to top, tie in Ultra Wire.
Step 4: Wrap the Pheasant Tail fibers 3/4s the way up the hook.
Step 5: Wrap the Ultra Wire forward, making a rib trough the Pheasant Tail.
Step 6: Make 1 wrap of dubbing in front of the Pheasant Tail. Stack 2 or 3 CDC feathers, tying in front of the dubbing wrap.
Step 7: Cut CDC feathers, Dub a head, wrapping the dubbing forward to the back of the hook eye.
Step 8: Whip finish, and trim Antron tail.
Finished: Here are 2 other variations of the fly, PMD & Sulphur
|This Brown fell to a Mixed Up Sulphur last August on the West Branch|
|This guys fell to a Mixed Up Hendrickson a couple weeks ago on Penn's Creek|