Chernobyl Ant Pattern & Tying Instructions

Fly Tying Recipe: Chernobyl Ant
Hook:
3X-long nymph hook (here a Dai-Riki #710), sizes 6-12
Thread:
Brown, 6/0 or 140-denier
Foam base:
Red chenille
Underbody:
Tan craft foam
Rear legs:
Round rubber legs of your choice
Overbody:
Black craft foam
Hot spots:
Orange craft foam
Front legs:
Round rubber legs of your choice
Adhesive:
Sally Hansen Hard As Nails or head cement
Note:
You can tie this pattern in any color combinations you’d like
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