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    Stephen Procter - UV Caddis Pupa

    Caddis Pupa using UV resin and dental floss

    Daiichi 1710 #12
    Thread:Pale green 10/0
    Bead:Brass bead in copper colour 3/32" 6/0 flat
    Mid abdomen layer:Unwaxed dental floss-flatten
       the floss between thumbnail and finger before
       tying in to remove twisting and align fibres.You
       could tie in at the bend for a single layer of dental
       floss,or tie in at the abdomen/thorax juncture and
       and double wrap.

     ..... Lay down an under-abdomen layer
       with the tying thread and coat with at least 2
       layers of UV resin,cured.Wind forward (or back
       for double layer) the dental floss smoothly and coat
       with a thin UV resin layer.Allow enough time for
       the nylon filaments to become translucent before
       curing the resin with your light.You can add another
       resin layer or go ahead and wind your rib forward at
       this point.Do add another resin layer after tying off the
       wound ribbing,and cure.Another thin layer is addied to
       smooth and even the abdomen.

    Wing buds:Doubled layers of Swiss Straw-here one
       of cinnamon and behind that a layer of orange/brown
    Thorax cover:Dark grey Swiis Straw
    Thorax:Lustre Plus dubbing,a mix of black and olive-scrub
       and brush/pull down AFTER tying off,and cut to length,
       and cut short directly beneath the hook shank.

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