fly tying cdc ant by barry ord clarke

How to tie a CDC ant

A lovely little pattern, that is tied with only one CDC puff and a few turns of hackle. A quick and easy pattern for the most important terrestrial, no matter where you live, that will float all day long! Tie it also with a red CDC puff or a combination of red and black for an all round ant.

  • Hook: Mustad R30 # 16
  • Tying thread: Sheer 14/0 Black
  • Body: One black CDC puff
  • Hackle: Brown dyed grizzle or brown

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