Small Mop Chenille 3.0mm to 3.5mm
Small Mop Chenille 3.0mm to 3.5mm
30 feet

Small Mop Chenille 3.0mm to 3.5mm

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This Thinner chenille works for Mop Worms with a 1 to 2 inch tail for Steelhead, Trout, Panfish or Carp.  Big packages with 26 ft, 30ft or more of chenille.

It takes about twice the tail length plus 3 more inches to make a simple mop worm fly or jig.

#1 Underbody;  Tie in chenille at head or bead and bind it back to tail tie in point..  #2  Twist;  Grip chenille in hackle pliers a bit over twice tail length behind the tail tie in.  use it to twist the chenille, making its built in twist tighter.  a lot (so the tread core gets tighter and the chenille gets slightly shorter).  #3 Fold  the twisted tail chenille in half to double it then retie it down at tail tie in point.  You should have a narrow loop held straight back.  #4  Allow the tail loop to twist around itself under some tension to make a worm tail.   #5 Advance the thread to the head, Wind a body forward with the remaining chenille forward to tie it off behind the head.