LFFA Members' Fly Dressings
... series by Adrian V. W. Freer
 
No.2 

Ginger Emerger
contributed by Bob Huggett

Ginger Emerger

Dressing:
Hook Kamasan B100 size 10, 12 or 14
Tying Thread:
White and Black
Body:
Ginger Seal’s fur (G. Fraser), or any colour
Rib:
1.7lb. Bayer nylon, or thinner nylon
Throat Head:
Black Plastazote Foam
Wing:
Cock Hackle – Black/ Brown etc.
Head:
Black Tying silk
Comments: Tie in foam 1/8" thick with white silk and leave long (do not cut yet).

Now wind right round bend trapping nylon in, dub on fur and wind back to foam stump. 

Wind nylon rib in opposite turns. 

Tie off nylon and tie off white silk and cut off. 

Tie in black silk – build up silk so that it is black underside of stump.

Tie in hackle and wind parachute style (this is easy holding the long foam stump). 

Tie off head, and cut stump to required length.



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