SBS Splitsville Caddis


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Loop-dubbed deer hair head/wing to get a bit more floatation.

hook - Dai Riki 300 #12
thread - MFC 8/0 sand
body - Hare's Ice Dub tan
loop - UTC 140 tan
hackle - grizzly dyed olive dun
wing/head - deer hair

mash barb, start thread at 2/3 mark; wrap to bend

dub thread/dub body to 2/3 mark

tie in loop

tie in hackle at base of loop; hook loop onto gallows

wrap hackle up loop (thorax width), and back to base; tie off/trim

stroke the hackle fibers back

a bit more dubbing

make another loop

clean, stack, measure (tips to bend) a clump of deer hair

insert in clip, trim butts, insert in waxed loop, spin

stroke fibers back

wrap deer hair, tie off/trim

pull hackle forward; tie off/trim, half hitch x 2, SHHAN

trim out deer hair underneath

go fish


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