Zebra Midge

Zebra Midge
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The Thread Midge was created in a tool shed in Scottsdale, Arizona, in 1996. "I was a production tier at the time and, after staying up all night to complete a large order for Wendy Gunn of Lee's Ferry, I had an hour to wait for the mailman to pick up an order of Brassies, Pheasant Tails, and scads of chironomids.

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Hook:Dai-Riki 125 or TMC 2488, Size 16-22.
Thread:6/0 Black.
Body:Black thread.
Bead:Silver Tungsten sized to hook or oversize one size.
Ribbing:Silver wire.

Fishing Hints:
Fish the Zebra under an indicator anywhere in the water column.

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Tying Instructions

Note: The video tying instructions and the written directions may vary.

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

9024 Manchester
Saint Louis, Missouri 63144

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