Published Sep 1. 2015 - 1 year ago

Action Emerging Caddis

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Originator: 
Andrew Marshall
Pattern type: 
Emerger
Difficulty: 
Medium
Materials: 
Hook
Mustad 94840 size 12
Thread
To suit color of fly
Tail
A few strands of marabou, each colour, mixed and lightly twisted together, chartreuse, white and pale blue for the orange version, chartreuse, yellow, white and pale blue in the dark brown version, chartreuse and white for the olive version.
Body
In two halves, Rear half the same colours marabou as tail, wrapped forward to the middle. Front half, orange or brown or olive seal.
Wings
Medium, dark or light brown speckled hen cut to shape and coated with fleximent or clear nail polish
Legs and antennae
Bronze mallard strands kinked with a hot needle
Eyes
Burnt monofilament fishing line, 6lb test
Head
Orange or brown or olive brown seal
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