Cuke

Discussion in 'Patterns' started by Hans Weilenmann, Jun 21, 2013.

  1. Hans Weilenmann Active Member

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    A simple caddis pupa pattern with oodles of built-in mobility.

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    Cuke
    Hook: Grip 14723BL #14
    Thread: Benecchi 12/0, black
    Collar: Hen saddle aftershaft, dyed olive
    Body: Gudebrod waxed nylon, chartreuse
    Rib: Peacock herl

    Note: Body coated with clear varnish, and peacock her is wrapped while varnish is still wet.

    Cheers,
    Hans W
  2. zen leecher aka bill w born to work, forced to fish

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    Moses Lake, WA
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    I'll tie some of these up. Looks like it would be a simple but very effective pattern.