Hook: TMC 2302 sz. 6 - 10
THREAD: UNI Thread 6/0 - Tan, or Black
Body: 2mm Foam - 2 colors
Under Body: Dubbing to match bottom foam
1st Wing: Krystal Flash - Color to Match Bottom Foam
2nd Wing: Deer Hair - Natural
Sighter: Bright Foam
Legs: Grizzly Barred Rubber Legs - Choose Color
Post: Hareline Para Post
Wing: Saddle Feather - Grizzly
Step 1: Starting from the front, dub the hook shank.
Step 2: After cutting your foam stack it, tie in both colors at the hook bend.
Step 3: Make 2 small wraps of the lower color, moving the thread about a 3rd of the way to the hook eye. Fold the top color forward, tie down.
Step 4: Tie in the krystal flash.
Step 5: Stack a small clump of deer body hair, tie it on top the flash.
Step 6: Add a small piece of foam for a sighter.
Step 7: Tie in rubber legs on both sides of fly.
Step 8: Make 3 sections of the first color of foam, Then fold the top color forward and tie in.
Step 9: Tie in the Para Post.
Step 10: Tie in rubber legs, giving the fly 4 legs on each side.
Step 11: Tie in a Grizzly feather for the Parachute.
Step 12: Wrap the feather 6 to 8 times, then tie off.
Step 13: Move the thread to behind the hook eye, whip finish and cut off. Trim the extra foam.
Step 14: Trim the foam, forming the body and head.
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