Published Jul 6. 2021 - 2 months ago

Dirty Olive Zonker

Zonkerflies are popular and a an "easy-to-tie-fly". The wing is made by a strip of skin often rabbit or squirrel for smaller flies and it creates a very lively and pulsating fly while fishing and retrieving. In this video we once again have teamed up with our swedish friend Håkan Karsnäser who demonstrates how easy a zonker can be tied - the Dirty Olive Zonker can be variated in size and color from large flourecent patterns to small discrete mini-zonkers.

Hook: Ahrex WD Bomber HR418
Thread: Brown 8/0
Rib: Copper Wire
Body: Pearl Tinsel Chenille
Wing: Olive Rabbit Strip + Crystal Mirage Flash
Hackle: Olive Rabbit Strip in a dubbing loop

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