Theo's Polly & Pearl Caddis SBS

Discussion in 'Fly Tying Step by Step / Video' started by ScottP, Aug 9, 2014.

  1. ScottP

    ScottP Active Member

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    A little Gink and a couple false casts will keep this thing on top all day long.


    hook - Dai Riki 320 #16
    thread - UTC 70 tan
    abdomen - dubbing tan
    rib - Krystal Flash pearl
    thorax - dubbing tan
    underwing - Congo Hair tan
    overwing - Congo Hair white
    legs - rubber fine barred tan (Krystal Flash would be cool, too)

    Mash down barb, attach thread at head and wrap back gap width

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    tie in white CH, trim butts

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    repeat with tan

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    tie in rib, wrap back to bend

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    dub thread, dub abdomen (take a few wraps behind ribbing) up to wing butts

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    rib abdomen, tie off

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    dub thorax; finish where you started

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    pull underwing back, tie down

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    repeat with overwing

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    tie in legs; whip finish, SHHAN

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    trim legs and wings

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    Regards,
    Scott
     
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