|Body||fine wire, peacock herl|
Attach thread and wind the base. Select brown hackle and tie in by its stem with 5 tight wraps. Tie in fine wire with 5 tight wraps.
Wind brown hackle evenly and tie off with 5 tight wraps. Trim away excess. Tie in peascock herl with another 5 tight wraps.
Evenly wrap herl to form the body and secure with 5 tight wraps. Rib wire through herl and secure with 5 tight wraps. Trim away excesses.
Select white hackle and tie in by its stem with 5 tight wraps. Wind hackle evenly and secure with 5 tight wraps. Trim away excess.
Whip finish head with 4 to 8 turns. Pull tag end firmly and cut off excess thread. Place a drop of head cement on knot and allow it to penetrate both the thread base and hackle stems.
Perigree Learning, LLC.
Copyright 2016 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Copyright 2016 Perigee Learning LLC. All rights reserved.
lovetheoutdoors.com is owned and operated by Advameg, Inc. Copyright 2016 Advameg, Inc.