RUH - Real Ungulate Hair; had to change the name since I used elk for the body/wing and moose for the tail in addition to the deer hair hackle. A single wing (semi-comparadun) would have saved some steps; change color/size to suit your needs.


hook ? Dai Riki 300 #10
thread/rib - UTC 140 tan
tail - moose body hair
hump/wing - yearling elk hair bleached
body - dubbing dun
hackle - deer hair

Part 1

Mash barb, start thread at 3/4 mark, wrap to bend




Clean, stack, measure (gap width past bend) a clump of moose body hair; tie in/trim






Clean, stack, measure (Shank lengthh) a healthy clump of elk; tie in at 3/4 mark






Trim out about 3/4 of the elk, wrap remainder to tail






Dub thread/dub body