Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Detritus Cased Caddis

I have fished this pattern for many years with success.I first saw it in the mid to late  1970s. 
I tie and fish it with a dubbed head, a metal black bead head and a glass bead head and they all seem to work equally well.
I only wish I could credit the genius who originated this pattern. BUT I have no clue who the originator is!
The only feature added by me is the Peacock Herl.

Read the article about Boulder Creek Bugs by Jay Zimmerman at the following URL:
Detritus Cased Caddis
Tied By: Larry O Jurgens
Originator: ?????
Hook: TMC 3761
Size: 10 ~ 18
Thread: Black Gordon Griffith 14/0
Detritus Case: Mini Black and Mini Natural Ostrich Herls and Peacock Herls
Body: Insect Green Hareline #13 Dubbing
Legs: Natural Brahma Hen Saddle Barbules
Head: Black Glass or Black Metal Bead
Optional: Water Based Head Cement
Send me an email for tying instructions.

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