How to Tie a Stalcup’s Baetis Fly: Video

The Stalcup’s Baetis is a great small mayfly nymph developed by Shane Stalcup. It combines life like profile and perfect buggy colors to make up one amazing fly. The Stalcup’s Baetis isn’t too hard to tie. A intermediate tier can tackle this pattern and master it with relative ease. Keep this fly sparse and do not add to much material or bulk. The fly was designed to be slender, that is why it works so good!!!

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Stalcup’s Baetis Fly Tying Recipe:

Hook: #14-20 Daiichi 1270
Thread: Olive Veevus 14/0
Tail: Natural Partridge
Body: Olive or Olive Brown Small D-Rib
Casing: Buggy Olive Medallion Sheeting
Thorax: Olive or BWO Superfine Dubbing
Legs: Natural Partridge

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Learn how to tie a stalcups baetis video and receipe

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