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Edition: November 2019
Written by: Jerry Coviello
Photographed By: Jerry Coviello
Creator: Kent Edmonds
Tier: Jerry Coviello
Fly designed by Kent Edmonds. This pattern acts like a diver/slider.
Can be tied for Freshwater Bass, Bream and tied on a Saltwater hook.
I first saw this pattern when I was in New Orleans and was watching Buster Wolf from Hattiesburg MS at the New Orleans Fly Fishing Expo.
Hook: Depends on the hook size. For Size 10 Use a standard dry fly hook. For a Size 6 and 2 use a Bass Stinger Hook.
Thread: 3/0 white
Body: Pearl Ice Dubbing
Overwing: Krystal Flash
Tail: Chartreuse bucktail over Pearl Krystal Flash over White Bucktail
Foam Overbody and Head: Stealth Bomber cut foam any color.
Legs: Rubber Legs 4 on each side
Foam Cutter: Stealth Bomber from River Road Creations
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