Monday, February 29, 2016

Tying the AP Thorax


AP Thorax


The AP Thorax is a constant in my box throughout the year as an "All Purpose" mayfly pattern. A durable, well floating pattern that crosses multiple hatches.

AP Thorax Recipe

Hook:  #12-14 Standard Dry
Thread:  8/0 Black
Tail:  Medium Pardo CDL
Abdomen/Thorax:  Adams Grey Beaver
Wing:  Pheasant "Church Window" 
Hackle:  Cree or Barred Ginger