Fly Pattern Database / Browse by Topics / Browse by Material
GreenCaddis Fly Tying Hooks
Premium fly tying hooks as low as $2.22 per pack plus free shipping!
We are excited to introduce the GreenCaddis brand fly tying hook to complement our line of fly boxes and scissors. GreenCaddis hooks are made from premium hi-carbon steel and go through a chemical sharpening and polishing process that make the points razor sharp. Our hooks also undergo a unique tempering process to add strength and to ensure the hooks remain sharp even after heavy use. To encourage our customers to try out the GreenCaddis hooks we have all hooks listed at 25% off the retail price and free shipping is also applied to ever hook order. Plus, you can save an additional 25% when you purchase five or more packs of hooks. Click Here for More Info
View Original Forum Topic

Current Tags for This Pattern
/ Dubbing / Grizzly / olive / Red / Sculpin / Tinsel / Ultra Wire /

N2 Sculpin - Olive

tied by Pujic
Fly Type: Streamers,
Target Species: Trout,
Recommended Region: Northeast US, Northwest US, Southeast US,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
Hook: TMC 300 (3x long streamer) Sizes 2-8
Thread: Olive 8/0
Tail / Tag: 2-4 olive grizzly hackle feathers tied down Matuka style. Webby feathers work best. Secured down with gold oval ribbing.
Body: Olive Hareline dubbing over heavy lead wire. The N2 sculpin should always be weighted.
Ribbing: Medium gold oval tinsel, or Wapsi ultra wire.
Underwing: n/a
Wings: 2-4 Olive grizzly hackle feathers imitating a dorsal fin. Tied down by ribbing and left extended to provide a tail.
Wing Case / Shell Back: None
Thorax: Red hackle tied in on each side as gills.
Legs: n/a
Hackle: Olive grizzly hackle, wrapped around the body behind the head.
Antenna: n/a
Eyes: Gold 3D eyes, glued.
Head / Collar: Olive rams wool spun and trimmed to shape.

Tying Instructions:
Presentation Tips: Great fly for working deep pools for larger trout! A brown / tan variant is also popular. The N2 sculpin is a basic cross beteen a traditional Matuka sculpin and a wool head. Personally I like the use of rams wool better for the head as it gives more action than deer hair.

6 FTF Members Bookmarked This Pattern
Terry Dunford
Featured Products

Off the Grid

The Underwater World of Trout Volume 2: Feeding Lies

Once in a Blue Moon

GreenCaddis Swing Leaf Fly Box - Slit Foam 5" x 3.5" x 1.25"

Essential Patterns with Oliver Edwards Vol 1 Quick Ties & Favorite Flies
Page Load Time: 0.42635 seconds.