Published Dec 31. 2020 - 8 months ago

Circus Peanut Variation

The Swedish “Big-Streamer-Dude” par excellence Andreas Andersson, sat down behind the vice for the current edition of “Tie Hard” to offer his variation of “The Circus peanut”. This articulated streamer was originally conceived by Russ Maddin, a renowned fly fisherman and guide from Michigan. Big flies - big fish, at least if Russ has his way - and he knows his stuff.
Circus Peanut Variation - Original pattern by Russ Maddin

TAIL-PART:
Shank: 15 mm. shank.
Thread: White GSP.
Tail: Pink and purple marabou.
Body: Light purple Crystal & Tri-lobal hackle.

MIDDLE-HOOK
Hook: Ahrex TP610 # 2.
Connection: Wire.
Thread: White GSP.
Hackle: Pink and purple cockhackle, 1/2 of the shank. Light purple Crystal & Tri-lobal hackle on the rest.
Front hackle: The fluffy part of the rest of the pink and purple cockhackle. Pink Sili legs in front.

FRONT-HOOK
Hook: Ahrex TP 610 # 1.
Thread: White GSP.
Eyes: Presentation Lead Eyes, white/black.
Connection: Wire and a purple pearl.
Body: Light purple Crystal & Trilobal hackle followed by pink and purple cockhackle. Pink Sili legs in front.
Head: Purple streamer-brush.

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Submitter: 
Martin Joergensen
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