How To Tie The Beadhead Czech Catnip: Fly Tying Instructional Video

The Beadhead Czech Catnip

While exploring Czech, European, contact, tight line nymphing, or whatever you want to call it, this pattern comes up time and time again, and for good reason. It works great! It features a heavy tungsten bead and added lead wire to help you get down to where the fish are holding. For that reason it fits well in a tight line nymphing box. Using the Hareline Midge Cactus Chenille this pattern is easy enough to whip out a dozen in no time. Fish it deep and find those picky trout

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The Beadhead Czech Catnip Ingredients List / Recipe:

Hook – Tiemco 2488H
Bead – Countersunk Tungsten Black
Thread – Veevus 10/0 Black
Weight – Lead Free Wire .015
Abdomen – Midge Cactus Chenille Caddis Green
Thorax – Ice Dub Peacock Black
Ribbing – 5X Nylon Tippet Material
Backing – 1/8″ Scud Back Summer Duck
UV finish – Solarez Thin Formula

Tools used to create this fly:
Vise – Griffin Montana Mongoose
Scissors – Dr. Slick Razor Scissors
Bobbin – Griffin Ceramic Flared
Whip Finish – Dr. Slick Brass Whip Finish

Please let us know if you have any questions or feel free to drop a line in the comments.  We would love to hear what you think about this pattern!

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How To Tie The Beadhead Czech Catnip: Fly Tying Instructional Video

 

 

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