P.O. Box 1181, Dubuque, Iowa 52004-1181

Dubuque Fly Fishers

Fly

Electric Caddis, Olive

Type: Nymph

Hook: TMC 3761, sizes 12, 16

Thread: Black or Olive, 6/0

Rib: chartruse Ultra Wire

Back: Mirage Opal or Pearl tinsel

Abdomen: green cadis pupa color of possum or rabbit

Head: dark grey or dark olive Arizona Synthetic dubbing

Originator: Mike Lawson


Instructions: cover the hook with thread...

Tie in chartruse Ultra Wire... small

tie in Mirage Opal or Pearl tinsel...small

dub green cadis pupa color of possum or rabbit .. slender abdomen

pull Mirage over top of body and tie in at front, but leave room for head

palmer wire over body and Mirage, keeping Mirage on top of hook

dark grey or dark olive Arizona Synthetic dubbing for head...shaggy

Note: works well as bead head with dark bead of metal or glass depending on depth to be fished Can be fished ad dry/dropper or nymphed.