RS Quad Mayfly

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  • Hook: Size 18 to 14 dry fly
  • Thread: 8/0 Cream
  • Shuck: Light orange Z-lon
  • Wing: Woodduck feather
  • Body: Turkey quill
  • Thorax: Dark olive dubbing
  • Hackle: Light brown neck
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Take some orange Z-lon and tie it in for the shuck.

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Tie in a turkey quill, which will be used for the body later.

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Tie in a woodduck feather, para-post style.

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Wrap turkey quill forward to form the body. Make sure to form the segments as you wrap.

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Roll dubbing onto thread.

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Then wrap in to form the thorax.

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Tie in and wrap hackle around para-post wing.

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Great little pattern for any Mayfly hatches.