Weighted caddis pupa

An extremely simple but effective weighted caddis pupa perfect for searching pocket water and riffles.

Weighted caddis pupa pattern

  • Hook: Mustad S82 # 8
  • Weight: Lead wire
  • Tying thread: Dyneema
  • Rib: Brown 3/0 tying thread
  • Abdomen: Dark olive dubbing
  • Wing buds: Wood pigeon quill slips
  • Thorax: Adams grey dubbing & dark grey dubbing
  • Legs: Peasant tail fibres

How to tie weighted caddis pupa

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