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Split Tail Nymph

Developed by the late Dave Baker a resident of New Hampshire and originally from Philadelphia and member of MLFT

Split Tail Wet Fly

Materials Hook: Size 12 Sproat bend, down-eye, 1X-heavy wire, and 1 X-long shank.(Daiichi 1560) Thread: Orange 6/0 - 70 Denier Tail: Wood Duck Flank Fibers tied split; 1 and ¼ length of the shank of the hook Rib: Fine Silver Wire Body: Hare’s Ear Mask and Red Fox Squirrel mixed with a little clear antron Hackle: Brown Partridge

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