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Friday, January 30, 2015

Tying the Tagalong

The Tagalong



The Tagalong got its name being tied initially as a dropper fly behind Poppers. Originally intended for Bluegills (which it excels wonderfully at), it has since proven itself on all waters. However, behind a popper along the lily pad edges remains it's home.


Tagalong Recipe


Hook:  Mustad 3906 #14
Thread:  8/0 Black Uni-thread
Abdomen:  Small Olive Ultra-wire
Thorax:  Black Ostrich Herl
Wing-case:  Black Pheasant Tail
Flash-back:  Small Gold Tinsel