STAGE PICTURES BY BARRY ORD CLARKE For more on the Scruffy at work, see the Lake Otamangakau article on this website.
Stage 1. Slip chartreuse bead over the bend of the hook and insert in vice Stage 2. Give the shank of the hook a solid bed of thread Stage 3. Tie in a bunch of black Squirrel tail fibres for the tail Stage 4. Loosely dub the body with the Rabbit blend Stage 5. Continue the dubbing right up to the glass bead and tie off behind the bead. Add a little head cement to finish. Stage 6. The finished fly only takes a few minutes to make. Do not trim off loose dubbing fibres as they enhance the fly.