Copper and Tan

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      Copper & Tan

      The Copper & Tan is a productive early spring pattern for me. Extremely effective in a classic swing through tail-outs immediately following a March Brown hatch. I prefer to grease the tippet leaving the final 6-8″ of tippet without floatant, keeping this pattern in or near the film throughout the swing. Simple to tie and simple to fish.

      Copper & Tan Recipe
      Hook: #14 Orvis Tactical Wide-Gape
      Thread: 8/0 Tan Uni-thread
      Rib: X-small Copper Ultra Wire
      Hackle: Tan Brahma Hen Cape

      For a full tying video, click on the link below:
      Copper & Tan Tying Video

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