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Started as the HP (Hare/Partridge) Nymph but morphed into an exercise in dubbing loops and aftershafts. Don't get hung up on the exact materials; use whatever you want.
hook - Dai Riki 280 #10
thread - UTC 140 burnt orange
tail - hare's mask
rib - small wire gold
body - tying thread
thorax/collar - pheasant aftershaft dyed brown
hackle - Mearns quail
My kind of tying, man. You're empowering rather than constraining.Don't get hung up on the exact materials; use whatever you want.
That's also as feisty-looking fly. I'd throw it at anything within a 200-mile radius of me. I'd say this is certainly a soft hackle for warmwater folks.