Published Sep 1. 2015 - 6 years ago
Updated or edited Oct 1. 2017

Blackout Kluting

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A light, tan variation of the Kluting
Martin Joergensen
Pattern type: 
Cold saltwater fly
  1. Mount the hook upside down in any vice or normal in a truly rotating vice
  2. Start the thread just over the hook bend. Actually under when the hook is upside down
  3. Tie in the silver tinsel under the bend. Actually over when the hook is upside down
  4. Dub two thirds of the body with an even cylindrical layer of dubbing
  5. Prepare a narrow zonker strip
  6. Measure the strip for length. Make note of the position where the hook will penetrate the skin
  7. Punch the hook through the skin in this spot
  8. Pull the skin tightly up against the body
  9. Tie down the skin in front of the body and cut surplus
  10. Tie in the eyes on top of the hook shank. Actually under the hook when the hook is upside down
  11. Prepare some deer hair and stack it according to taste
  12. Flare the deer over the eyes. Keep it under the hook shank. Actually over the hook when the hook is upside down
  13. Add several drops of varnish on the bases of the hair and eyes
  14. Let dry
Kamasan B175, #4-8
Tying thread
Tan 6/0
Tan dubbing, hare or similar
Narrow zonker strip, natural tan rabbit
Bead chain
Natural deer hair
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