video - Sparkle Quill Caddis Pupa

Discussion in 'Fly Tying Step by Step / Video' started by Hans Weilenmann, Mar 30, 2013.

  1. Hans Weilenmann Active Member

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    The Sparkle Quill Caddis Pupa, originated by Mike Mercer, is an effective and fun to tie caddis pupa pattern.


    Sparkle Quill Caddis Pupa
    Hook: Grip 14723BL #14
    Thread: Benecchi 12/0, tobacco
    Veiling/wing: Z-lon, silvery grey
    Abdomen, over: Goose biot, dyed olive
    Abdomen, under: Argentinean hare, dyed olive
    Legs: Brown partridge barbs
    Antennae: Bronze mallard barbs
    Thorax/head: Hare's ear

    Video here - please view in HD, if able:

    Hans W
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