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Summerbird
Designed and Tied by Per Hansen

Summerbird

Name

Summerbird

Category General
Hook Old blind eye #8/0 Partridge
Thread Uni Black
Butt Black Ostrich
Tail (Mirrored in Front) Red Golden Pheasant topping
Body Grey wool
Rib Silver medium
Overwing From a bird I didnít know, plus 2 yellow and 2 red hackles
Underwing Ring neck pheasant
Horn Peacock

Summerbird was designed and tied by Danish fly tyer, Per Hansen. You can see more of his flies at The Flies of Per Hansen.

Per's Notes: This is my way to tie a Summerbird, I know there are a lot others that have tied too. The pattern is a free fantasy, you can use any bird feathers.

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