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Isonychia Parachute

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Video: How to Tie an Isonychia Parachute

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isonychia fly

Source: Orvis

Written by: Phil Monahan

       Isonychia Parachute
Hook: 1X-long dry-fly hook (e.g. Dai-Riki #300), sizes 10-14.
          Thread: Olive, 6/0.
          Post: White calf-body hair, cleaned and stacked.
          Tail: Moose body hair.
          Abdomen: Burgundy, black, and gray rabbit fur, mixed.
          Hackle: Medium dun neck hackle.
          Thorax/head: Burgundy, black, and gray rabbit fur, mixed.