CDC Beetle

CDC Beetle
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Beetles can be very effective, especially during the months of July, August and into September. This is a good pattern that floats well in the water and is willing eaten by trout.

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Hook: Dry fly hook sizes 12-16
Thread: Olive 8/0
Body: Peacock Herl.
Shell Back: Olive CDC or color of choice.
Underbody (Optional): 2mm Fun Foam

Fishing Hints:
Fish the CDC Beetle as a dry fly or in the surface film.

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Tying Instructions

Flies or materials are available at T. Hargrove Fly Fishing, Inc.

9024 Manchester
Saint Louis, Missouri 63144

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