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WB's RRP (Red Ribbed Peacock)

Wayne Brown - May 09, 2011

This is a pattern that I have fished in a lot of Montana waters with good luck. It can be tied from 14’s down to 20’s I have fished it as a caddis emerger in 14’s and as a midge pattern in 20’s, it just produces.


FOTW - Red Ribbed Peacock


FOTW - Red Ribbed Peacock
1. After crushing barb and seating bead, chuck vise very tight. 
(Allows for tight pull on over-body wrapping material)


FOTW - Red Ribbed Peacock
2. Dress hook while over wrapping rib and over body material to secure them down.


FOTW - Red Ribbed Peacock
3. Dress thread forward and half hitch behind bead to secure thread. 
Forward wrap red rib wire; tie off behind bead half hitch.



FOTW - Red Ribbed Peacock
4. Wrap forward clear stretch cord keeping 2 wraps between each rib.


FOTW - Red Ribbed Peacock
5. Secure and clip off excess stretch cord.  Dub in Ice dubbing sparsely over about 3” of thread.
Dub in thorax and whip finish.


FOTW - Red Ribbed Peacock
6. The finished WB’s RRP

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