How to tie detached bodied daddy long legs by Barry Ord Clarke

How to tie a detached bodied daddy long legs

Detached bodied daddy long legs a very simple detached body technique for a good daddy long legs that will float all day long. It can also be applied to all manner of extended bodies.

  • Hook: Mustad C49S # 12
  • Tying thread: Sheer 14/0 Light brown
  • Detached body: Poly chenille brown
  • Wings: 2 Silver badger hen hackles
  • Head: Brown foam
  • Legs: Pheasant tail
  • Hackle: Chocolate brown dun
  • Thorax: Brown Ice dubbing

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