Adult Caddisfly - Realistic Fly



Tye abdomen onto hook

A thin strip of white foam was colored orange, wrapped up the hook, while fine dubbing was being sprinkled


tye on some legs

Flexible plastic bristles are inserted through porcupine quills, to create legs


tying more legs

Additional legs and foam are secured


Beads for eyes, or a drop of black paint

Eyes are fine hollow glass beads with mono-fishing line, melted at both ends


Wings are tyed onto the Caddis

Realistic wings are in place, as well as a pair of antenna


Bend the legs

Legs are bent using a heated needle or bodkin tip


Ventral view adult caddis fly

Ventral view


Fly Tying an Adult October Caddis Fly

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