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 Post subject: Black Caddis
PostPosted: Sat Mar 13, 2010 12:30 pm 
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Tyvek Caddis - Trash Fly

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Hook: Tiemco 100 BL
Abdomen: Fine and Dry Dubbing (Black)
Wing: Tyvek (house wrap scraps) dyed with a black Sharpie and wiped off to get molted effect
Hackle: Black
Thread: Gordon Griffith 14/0 (Black)

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 Post subject: Re: Black Caddis
PostPosted: Sat Mar 13, 2010 12:34 pm 
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Teach how did you get that caddis bug to set on da hook long enough to take a pic?Very good bug and I'm trying to find the tyvek to copy if I can.

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 Post subject: Re: Black Caddis
PostPosted: Sat Mar 13, 2010 2:14 pm 
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PeeWee, if you mean you are looking for Tyvek, besides house wrap, Tyvek is also used for those white, slightly shiny, fibrous mailing envelopes. Tougher than manilla or white paper.

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 Post subject: Re: Black Caddis
PostPosted: Sat Mar 13, 2010 2:31 pm 
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appreciate it Allen but I have just got to find it in all of my junk.... :lol: :lol: :lol: .Now which drawer or closet is that stuff.

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 Post subject: Re: Black Caddis
PostPosted: Sat Mar 13, 2010 4:01 pm 
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peewee thank you :)

Tell me what size(s) your looking to tie and pm me a address so I can punch you out some. The Construction teacher knows to save me the window cut-outs from projects they do :)

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