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Old 02-01-2008, 01:43 AM
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Default Tying the Early Season Klinkhammer Special

Step by step tying the Early Season Klinkhammer Special great fly for the early quill hatch here in the North East or any where for that matter.
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Materials needed ;

1. hook Mustad C49S size 12

2. 3/0-6/0 olive green thread

3. post white cavs tail or polly yarn

4. orvis olive body glass

5. spectrablend dubbing brown, olive

6. barred ginger or cree hackle


Tie as follows put hook in vise start thread and tie in cavs tail with figure eight wraps.
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Pull post upright and tie in put a touch of head cement to hold in place.
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Tie in body glass as shown and wind up to one hook eye length of post trim and tie in.
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Tie in hackle apply spectrablend dubbing to thread wind dubbing behind and infront of post.
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Wind Hackle on to post bottom to top and back down and tie in.
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Finnish head trim thread and trim top of post apply head cement to head and post to create a durable fly.
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Note: Can be tie in any range of colors to match your particular needs and any size 12-16.
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