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Dble Haul 07-30-2002 08:45 PM

Metallic caddis
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This pattern is similar to the Brassie, but the incorporation of a wire body plus a bead head makes the fly very dense for its size so it gets down in a hurry.

Hook: Scud, size 12-18 (here, a size 14)
Head: Bead head, size to match hook
Thread: Olive, 6/0
Abdomen: Fine wire (copper, nickel, etc.)
Thorax: A few turns of peacock herl

SDHflyfisher 10-16-2002 05:53 PM

That is an interesting flie you've got there

pmflyfisher 10-16-2002 08:18 PM

Have some Great lakes steelhead caddis patterns similar to these, bet these would work out here also.

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