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Split Foam Caddis tied by navigator36 Fly Type: General Freshwater
Target Species: Trout
Recommended Region: Central Canada
Imitation: Caddis Flies
Dry fly hook size 14-10..any style
Tan craft foam
Tan deer hair
Foam hopper or ant cylinder of appropriate size
Tie on a thin strip of the tan craft foam.
Cement the threaded hook shank and wrap the
foam strip 3/4 up to the eye. Tie off.
(No ribbing needed as the foam body is cemented on.)
Next tie on a small clump of deer hair, pinch and then spin it to form the wing.
Cut the head down well.
Take the tan foam cylinder and tie on at base of deer
Tie off foam cylinder at head and varnish.
Lastly, cut the end of foam cylinder at a sharp
angle at the end and carefully cut the foam down the middle to form the wings.
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