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Fuzzy Wuzzy

Originally created in New Zealand aiming to imítate a small freshwater shrimp, it has been one of the most popular flies in Argentina over the last four decades.The original pattern had 2 or 3 collars made of a rooster saddle feather. It was modified by Allan Fraser in the early 70’s, substitutin View more...
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Fuzzy Wuzzy
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MATERIALSHook: Mustad 9672 or similar.Thread: 3/0 - black.Tail: squirrel tail dyed black.Body segments: red wool dubbing.Collars: black goat hair.
Steps

Step 1

Use a tuft of black squirrel tail hair to make the tail of the fly.

Fly tying - Fuzzy Wuzzy - Step 1

Step 2

Build a round collar using goat hair. Use your nail point to sparse the hairs.

Fly tying - Fuzzy Wuzzy - Step 2

Step 3

Build a round collar using goat hair. Use your nail point to sparse the hairs.

Fly tying - Fuzzy Wuzzy - Step 3

Step 4

Repeat step 2 for the second segment of the body.

Fly tying - Fuzzy Wuzzy - Step 4

Step 5

Repeat step 3 next to the hook eye. Whip finish and lacker the head.

Fly tying - Fuzzy Wuzzy - Step 5

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