In this video, Alex Worth ties an effective and beautiful caddis nymph using new Daiichi 1920 colored nymph hooks.
Incorporating simple materials into dubbing loops giving the fly “life-like” movement and durability, Alex explains the reasoning for his techniques and the entomology of these beautiful fall bugs.
October Caddis Pupa Nymph
Hook: Daiichi 1920 Czech Hooks Size 8
Bead: Slotted Tungsten Bead 5/32 Black
Thread: Uni 8/0 Wine
1st Dubbing Loop: Ice Dub Shrimp Pink
STS Trilobal Dub Golden Stone
Senyo’s Fusion Dub Flame
Wing: Ice Dub UV Pearl
Select CDC Dark Grey
Collar Dubbing Loop: Hare’s Mask Dark Brown
Ice Dub Peacock Black
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