How to Tie a Poison Tung Fly: Video

Developed by Carlie Craven, this pattern is a great midge imitation. He developed this pattern with a light body, blue ribbing and a grey collar creating a fly that is unique and will fool fish in picky situations. Our variation is a dull version tied with a dark gray body and black ribbing rather than the blue. You can also tie it in various browns and with different tints of blue wire. This is a must for any winter tailwater fishers box.

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Poison Tung Fly Tying Recipe:
Hook – Tiemco TMC 2487 18 – 24
Thread – UNI 8/0 Black
Head – Countersunk tungsten bead black 1/16 – 1/8
Thorax – Ice dub Black purple
Abdomen – Thread body with small black UTC ultra wire

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