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CDC Loop #17

tied by dwiltshire
Fly Type: Dry,
Target Species: Trout,
Imitation: Mayflies,
Material List:
Hook: TMC 212Y #17
Thread: Sheer 14/0 tan
Abdomen: Wapsi Superfine, olive
Rib: Tying thread, darkened with black permanent marker
Thorax: Rabbit
Wing: Natural CDC
Tying Instructions: Dub the body from the straight portion of the hook to the bend. Try to get a nice tapering body. Colour the thread with permanent marker and rib over the dubbing in open wraps.

Tie in the wing and dub out the thorax. The pull the wing over and form the loop. Pinch and loop over the fibres and leave them long. Whip finish under the tips and behind the eye.

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