SBS Connemara Black Bumble Hog


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hook - Mustad 3906 #8
thread - Danville 6/0 black
tail - golden pheasant tippet over red yarn
body - dubbing black
wing(s) - deer hair black
hackle - hen black
collar - mearns quail dyed blue (Koolaid Ice Blue Raspberry, 2 packs in 1 cup of water)

mash barb/start thread; tie in yarn, trim (gap width)

measure (shank length) some gp tippet; tie in/trim

dub thread/dub first segment

clean, stack (optional), measure (tips to tail) a sparse clump of deer hair; trim butts/tie in


'til you run out of hook (4 segments on this one)

tie in (folded) hackle by tip; wrap, tie off/trim

repeat with quail

whip finish, SHHAN, go fish wherever black bumble hogs are currently hatching


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