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Thursday, 30 March 2017
Foam wing stone
Step by step instructions for a nice stonefly pattern. With a foam back and wing you can be sure it's floating even in rough water. Tie them in different sizes and colours to suit the hatches in your area. It's also a decent hopper/terrestrial pattern in a pinch.
Materials from www.sybai.com
Hook :Tiemco 200R or equivalent
Back/Thorax cover: 2mm foam
Wing: 1mm Packing foam
Legs: centipede legs