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More on tying with hen hackles

Note the use of a soft webby hen hackle for the wing in place of the more traditional pair of duck quill slips.

Light Caddis
TypeWet fly
Helen Shaw
Tied by
Bob Petti
Target species
Brown trout

HookStandard Wet Fly, 10-14
TagFlat Gold Tinsel
TailGolden Pheasant Tippet
RibbingOrange Floss
BodyPeacock Herl
HackleBrown Hen
WingWebby Dun Hen Hackle

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