Tan Caddis Pupa

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Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby DUBBN » Sat Feb 21, 2015 1:23 pm

I bought some Tan Squirrel Belly (SLF) dubbing yesterday. I had a few size 14 and larger hooks laying on my desk so I threw a few Caddis pupa together. The abdomens are Ultra Chenille and Squirrel Belly. The dubbing is in a tight noodle. The thorax is the same dubbing in a split thread.


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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby letumgo » Sat Feb 21, 2015 9:35 pm

Excellent. I'd fish these with confidence. I bet they look even better once they get wet.
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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby DUBBN » Sat Feb 21, 2015 10:28 pm

Thanks Ray.
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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby Ruard » Sun Feb 22, 2015 3:07 am

Very nice flies, I love the Palomina style of these pupa's

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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby letumgo » Sun Feb 22, 2015 6:13 am

Wayne's Palomina Pupas - Flymph Style. Love it!
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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby DUBBN » Sun Feb 22, 2015 8:26 am

HA HA HA,,, I had to GOOGLE (again) "Palomina style flies".. Thank you Ruard!
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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby letumgo » Sun Feb 22, 2015 10:06 am

This has given me several ideas for variations. Add a little CDC shuttlecock wing case and it would likely suspend in the surface film. Or add a snowshoe rabbits foot post and you would have a killer cripple pattern.

I could see these working well from top to bottom, in the water column. The more I think about it, the more I like these.
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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby Ruard » Sun Feb 22, 2015 2:58 pm

See also:
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=220&hilit=Palomino

Sorry a mistype: Palomina must be Palomino.

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Re: Tan Caddis Pupa

Postby DUBBN » Sun Feb 22, 2015 3:08 pm

When I GOOGLE Palomina, the results still came up Palomino.... For me. Again, thank you Ruard.
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