J:Son Silicon Backs for Mayfly Nymphs Scuds and Sow bugs are perfectly formed easy to use wing casings and backs. Opaque, yet natural in color they give the fly a realistic look that is often important when fishing the smaller scud or nymph. In this video Barrett ties a simple scud using the J Son Silicon backs.
J: Son Simple Scud
Hook: Alc Jackson Crystal Chironomid Hook
Thread: Uni 8/0 Rusty Dun
Rib: Olive Ultra Wire Small
Body/Dub: Lt. Shade Rainbow Scud Dub
Hackle/Legs: Dun Hebert Minor Pro Grade Cape
Scud Back: J Son Scud and Caddis Silicon Backs/Legs