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Pattern Letort Hopper
Letort Hopper
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Category Terrestrials
Entered Mon, 26 Oct 2009
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Letort Hopper>>>>>>>>>>> Hook: TMC 100SP-BL #10-16>>>>> Thread: Yellow 3/0 Monocord>>>>> Abdomen: Pale Yellow Dubbing>>>>> Wing: Turkey Wing Fibers, coated with vinyl cement>>>>> Collar and Head: Natural Deer hair
Pattern Description
The little Letort Hopper from Ed Shenk is one of the easiest hopper patterns to tie and one that many tyers cut their terrestrial teeth on. Using just a few commonly available materials, the Letort can cross over for small hoppers as well as caddis and stoneflies.