Harrop's Ascending Caddis SBS

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Harrop's Ascending Caddis SBS

Postby ScottP » Sat May 21, 2016 9:14 am

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Tied here as a hydropsyche; change color/size to suit your needs. Bead head is optional for weighting.

hook - Unknown (Daiichi 1140 or 1150?) #16
thread - Danville 6/0 brown
underbody - non-tox .015
rib - x-small wire gold
abdomen - Zelon dubbing hydropsyche
shuck/shellback - marabou brown
hackle - partridge
antennae - woodduck flank
head - dubbing brown


mash barb, wrap non-tox

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start thread, tie in rib, wrap to bend

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dub thread/dub abdomen to 2/3 mark (part 2 seems to have disappeared into the either)

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prep marabou tip; tie in at front of abdomen

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pull marabou over back, capture tip with rib, continue up the abdomen, helicopter end, cover with thread; trim tips (gap width)

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prep partridge, tie in by tip; wrap, tie off/trim

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measure (shank length past bend), tie in 2 woodduck fibers

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dub thread/dub head

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half hitch x 2, SHHAN

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Regards,
Scott
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Re: Harrop's Ascending Caddis SBS

Postby tie2fish » Sat May 21, 2016 9:37 am

Can't go wrong with a Harrop pattern. Very nicely done, Scott.
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Re: Harrop's Ascending Caddis SBS

Postby letumgo » Sat May 21, 2016 10:13 am

Outstanding! Masterfully tyed, as always. Thank you for another great tutorial Scott.
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Re: Harrop's Ascending Caddis SBS

Postby William Anderson » Sat May 21, 2016 1:53 pm

Now that I could fish forever. That looks really good. It's a great pattern and a very nice job of sharing it.
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