Finger Nail Polish Winged Emergers
BY: KEN B.
   
Hook:  #16 Mustad 9671

Thread: 8/0 Unithread, color to match the emerging adult.

Tail/Shuck: Rusty Antron Yarn or Rusty Wapsi Super Bright Dubbing

Body: Rusty Wapsi Super Bright Dubbing

Rib: Small copper wire

Thorax: Rusty Wapsi Super Bright Dubbing or CDC, color to match the emerging adult

Wing: FNP-3X Fluorocarbon with Nail Polish (Silver Glitter) tinted with permanent ink marker.

Legs: Brown Partridge or CDC, color to match the emerging adult.

Note: CDC legs and thorax are formed by tying in the CDC feather by the tip and winding a few turns to form legs then tie off feather capturing as many barbs as possible with the thread then twist the CDC feather and wrap several turns to form the thorax and some legs. Pick legs out if necessary.

 

 

 

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