Black Bomber

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  • Hook: Size 12 Mustad C49S
  • Thread: UTC 70 Black
  • Body: Medium Clear Liquid Lace
  • Tail: Red Thread
  • Head: Sea Bead
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Place Sea Bead onto hook and tie in the red thread.

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Tie in Liquid Lace and form a small red butt at the hook bend.

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Tie off red thread, tie in black thread and wrap black thread forward to form a tapered body.

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Wrap Liquid Lace forward, over the black body, to form a tapered body shell.

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Wrap black thread to form a tapered thorax on the fly.

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This pattern is most effective when LARGE chironomids are hatching.