Irish Car Bomb

Tom Larimer

 

Recipe

HOOK: Alec Jackson #5, gold. Sizes 2-8

THREAD: Black

TAIL: Red saddle

RIB: Gold oval tinsel, medium

ABDOMEN: Green floss over holographic tinsel

THORAX: Mix of black seal and black Ice Dub

WING: Black calf tail with a few strands of Krystal Flash

HACKLE: Fluorescent green strung guinea

HEAD: Black thread

 

Uses

This is an excellent pattern for low-light or overcast days. Don't get me started on the name.

How to Fish

Present with a traditional wet-fly swing.

 

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