Pasi's Realistic Caddis Pupa

Bam Boozelled

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My take on this wonderful pattern by Pasi Järvinen. I have been getting into more realistic style flies for a challenge, and I thought this pattern would be awesome to try.

Realistic Caddis Pupa
Hook: Size 14 3x Long
Thread 1: Veevus 16/0 Light Dun
Thread 2: 70 Denier Yellow Olive
Thread 3: 70 Denier Black
Underbody: Natural Rabbit Dubbing
Body: Natural Nymph Skin
Thorax: Brown Rabbit Dubbing
Eyes: Melted monofil, coated with Loon UV resin
Wing buds: Dark Brown Swiss Straw
Pen: Brown/Black Sharpie
Legs: Natural Pheasant tail



 

dr d

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another caddis pupa for new season:

hook handbow klink #16,sss 12/stealth,underabdomen swiss cdc /longhare hair mix greenish,abdomen latex yellowish,thorax arctic fur handcut,legs turkey
tips nature,wing buds turkey stripes brownish,crippled wings clear cure,
pen yellow/orange and blackish.

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