Joe’s Smelt

 

Joe’s Smelt

hook Mustad 9575
hook size(s) 2-6
thread Red
tail Short red hackle barbs
body Braided silver mylar tubing, core removed
wing Pintail flank or long mallard flank tied flat over top
head Black with yellow eye and black pupil

notes: For the body, slide the mylar tubing over the hook shank and tie off at front and back. Apply head cement to the tie off points.

submitted by: Joel Sampson at Joel.Sampson@stmarys.ca