Published Sep 1. 2015 - 1 year ago
Updated or edited Jan 14. 2016

Junior Mysis

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Originator: 
Kasper Mühlbach
Pattern type: 
Cold saltwater fly
Difficulty: 
Medium
Instruction: 
  1. Add weight 6-10 wraps. Secure it with some super glue
  2. Tie in 6-8 strands of angel hair as tail.
  3. On top of the tail, tie in a bunch of short marabou or use the fluffy part of a grizzle hackle - the part which is often being thrown out..
  4. Tie in a pair of eyes. Align them against each other.
  5. Dub the thread with rabbit dubbing and dub the eye base, forming a little ball.
  6. Now, wax the thread. Dub 10 cm with squirrel dubbing and make a dubbing loop. Put white SLF in the loop. Make sure to have the most at the top and less at the bottom.
  7. Spin!
  8. Turn the dubbing loop towards the eye. Stop 2-3 mm from the eye
  9. Form a nice little, but long head af rabbit dubbing.
  10. Whip finish
Materials: 
Hook
Tiemco 200R og Kamasan B220 size 6-8.
Thread
8/0, olive.
Weight
Lead free
Tail
Angel Hair, holograpic gold.
Mouth parts
Marabou, grizzle.
Eyes
Melted nylon or FlyEyes, medium, black.
Body, rear
Rabbit dubbing, olive tan.
Body
Squirrel dubbing, olive and SLF dubbing, white.
Head
Rabbit dubbing, olive tan.
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