Sulky Cruncher
Dressing

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My favourite of the many red holographic crunchers I've tried. Simply throw down a couple of strands of peacock, then tightly wind two strands of Guttermans, or a fine red holographic up the body. Keep it slim, and keep it on your leader. 

 

Hook: Size 10,12 or 14 Kamasan B175 or 170. 

Tail: Ginger/brown/red game cock.

Rib: Guttermans 'Sulky' red holographic tinsel, doubled.

Body: Peacock herl​. 

Thorax: As body.

Hackle: Hen, to match tail.

Thread: Red UTC 70 Denier.