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    Default KORN'S CDC - SPENT-WING CADDIS SBS - Fly of the week - Jan 30, 2012

    KORN'S CDC - SPENT-WING CADDIS SBS


    This caddis pattern is a great guide fly because it's fast and easy to tie and if it's fished properly very effective. I fish it as a trailing fly tied about 12-18 inches behind a dry fly like a; Korn's CDC Spent-wing Parachute Caddis, X-Caddis or a hopper. This is my go to fly and it works just as well in the East or West.

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    Thanks for this one, Doug. It is one neat caddis pattern and you've done an excellent job on the ( FOTW ) presentation.

    John
    Last edited by JohnScott; 01-30-2012 at 04:12 PM.
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    Doug,

    Real nice flies.

    Regards,
    Scott
    Last edited by ScottP; 04-24-2015 at 05:02 AM.

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    Nice little CDC pattern. I will need to tie some fo them up for this spring. Thanks much!

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    For the CDC hackle, this product can cut the time involved: http://montanafly.com/mfc_tyingmater...kle_ultra.html

    There's a cost factor, obviously, but working with clamps, etc. is a pain in the butt to me. The "14-24" is BS, but it works fine for #12-16 or maybe 18.

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    Incidentally, I just added this to Doug's profile on the PFS website: "Walter's note: if Doug sounds like somebody you'd like to fish with, e-mail him to demand he return to work full-time for PFS. There's hope for 2013..."

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