Tying the diving or egg laying caddis

This is a diving or egg laying caddis that is fished just under the surface with long slow pulls. The combination of partridge hackle and hen mallard breast feathers is a real fish attractor.

  • Hook: Mustad S60 # 8
  • Tying thread: Dyneema
  • Rib: Orange 6/0 tying thread
  • Abdomen: SuperFine Rust dubbing
  • Wing: 2 Hen Mallard breast feathers
  • Hackle: Red brown Partridge hackle
  • Thorax: March brown Superfine dubbing