Published Jul 24. 2016 - 3 years ago
Updated or edited Sep 6. 2018

Dumb Eye Bugger

Wooly Bugger trout streamer with dumbbell eyes. Wooly buggers are probably one of the most popular and versatile freshwater streamer patterns ever created. Sometimes however you want to fish really deep, and a simple bead head might not do enough. This dumbbell eye bugger will get you down deep, and has the added benefit of a jigging action.

Hook: Size 10 Daichi 1750
Tail: Olive marabou
Flash: Krystal flash
Body Wrap: Fine gold wire, olive chenille, and olive saddle hackle
Weight: Dumbbell eyes
Thread: Ultra thread 70 denier in brown/olive
UV Resin: Solarez "Bone Dry"

Dumbbell eye & hackle video: www.mcflyangler.com/techniques

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