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Muddler Minnow Fly Tying Video Instructions

Muddler Minnow Fly Tying Video InstructionsThe Muddler Minnow is a classic streamer pattern and is made to imitate a sculpin or small baitfish.  Despite the Muddler Minnow’s simple appearance, the Muddler Minnow is actually a difficult fly to tie.  Deer Hair can be a frustrating material to deal with, but there are a few trick to tying with it.  This video will walk you through how to tie the Classic Muddler Minnow and show you a few tips along the way.  Give a few a try.  They are fun to tie once you have them figured out!

Muddler Minnow Fly Tying Recipe:
Hook: #02-10 Tiemco 5263 >>
Thread: Black UTC 70 >> and UTC 140 >>
Tail: Mottled Turkey Feathers >>
Body: Gold Flat Diamond Braid >>
Underwing: Natural Bucktail >>
Wing: Mottled Turkey Feathers >>
Collar: Natural Deer Hair >>
Head: Natural Deer Hair >>

Also Used In This Fly Tying Video:
Bobbin: Marc Petitjean Bobbin >>
Vise: Regal Medallion Vise >>
Stacker: Griffin Hair Stacker >>
Scissors: DR Slick Hair Scissors >>
Scissors 2: DR Slick Curved Hair Scissors >>
Whip Finisher: Umpqua Rotating Whip Finisher >>

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