I like those kind of nymphs. Easy to tie, very durable and it sinks extremely fast, because of the weight and the slim profile. Top fishing fly.
Tungsten Bead Caddis Pupa. This Pupa looks quite natural, but it is not to complicated to tie.
- Body: Stretch Flex colored with marker pens
- Legs: Pheasant
- Wings: Pheasant
- Wing Case: Pheasant
- Thorax: Siman Peacock Dubbing brown
- Weight: Tungsten Bead black
- Hook: Demmon Fly Hook DGE 300 BL
I didn’t tie a cased caddis since a looooooooooong time, but the nice flies of my buddy Thomas inspired me to think about a new pattern. To be honest, this is a mean fly because of the two tungsten beads. It sinks really fast. The case is secured with Bug Bond Lite, so it’s super durable and hard as the original. I will tie some more with less weight and different weight balances…