The Sow Bug is a flat aquatic that resembles a "Rollie Pollie. It is an excellent pattern to use in our spring fed creek and rivers. It is especially effective in tailwaters. Typical colors are olive, tan and grey. Be sure that your Sow Bug has that flat body silhouette.
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|Hook:||Scud hook, Size 12-20|
|Thread:||Color of Sow Bug|
|Carpace:||Clear Plastic Scud Back or Fly Specks Clear Thin Skin|
|Tail:||Monofilament sized to the hook|
|Body:||Sow Bug/Scud Dubbing - Olive, Tan or Gray|
|Lead Wire:||0.015 - 0.030 depending upon the size of the hook.|
Fish the Sow Bug under an indicator. Also, great as the bottom fly in a two fly rig.
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