Hopper


Chubby Chernobyl
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The Chubby Chernobyl comes from Idylwilde Flies out of Portland, Oregon. The Chubby is a take-off on the standard Chernobyl Ant, but with a much needed improvement; a big poly yarn wing that aids in flotation and visibility!


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Materials

Hook:Tiemco 5263 #6-12
Thread:Tan 8/0
Carapace:2 mm Foam - Color of Choice.
Body:Color of Choice.
TailKrystal Flash.
Legs:Round medium color to match foam.
Wings:Para Post Wing White

Fishing Hints:
The Chubby Chernobyl makes a great hopper pattern. Grease the wings and tie on a dropper. Fishes well as a hopper and serves as an indicator for the dropper.

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Tying Instructions

Video coming soon!

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Flies or materials are available at T. Hargrove Fly Fishing, Inc.

9024 Manchester
Saint Louis, Missouri 63144

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