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Parachute Adams

Created by Ed Schroeder


HOOK: 1X Fine wire, Standard shank, Turned-Down eye; e.g., TMC 100 or equivalent; sizes 14-20


THREAD: Black


WING: White calftail, tied as a post


TAIL: Grizzly and brown hackle tips


RIB: Brown thread


BODY: Gray Superfine


HACKLE: Grizzly and brown hackle (one or two stems of each), wound around wingpost parachute-style

 

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Uses

This is variation of the Adams dry fly is preferred by many anglers to the traditional Adams.

How to Fish

Dress with floatant and use standard dry fly presentations.

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