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X Caddis

X Caddis Fly Tying Video Instructions

X Caddis Fly Tying Video InstructionsThe X Caddis is a great picky trout and slow water Caddis imitation.  The X Caddis imitates a Caddis fly in the middle of emergence on top of the surface film.  The X Caddis sits flush on the water, with the trailing shuck extending into the water.  The X Caddis can be tied in many colors with the Olive, Tan and Black variations being the most popular.  The X Caddis is a quick, simple and effective Caddis pattern.  Give one a try!

X Caddis Caddis Fly Tying Recipe:
Hook: #10-20 Tiemco 100SP-BL >>
Thread: Tan UTC 70>>
Tail: Tan Sparkle Emerger Yarn >>
Body: Brown, Olive, Black or Tan Hareline Dubbing >>
Wing: Natural Elk Hair >> or Medium Coastal Deer Hair >>
Glue: Brush On Zap A Gap >>

Also Used In This Fly Tying Video:
Bobbin: Marc Petitjean Bobbin >>
Vise: Regal Medallion Vise >>
Scissors: DR Slick Micro Tip Scissors >>
Whip Finisher: Umpqua Rotating Whip Finisher >>

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