Fly Tying Video: Ray Charles Sow Bug

Denver Rathbun at the Great Falls North 40 Fly Shop is behind the vise tying the Ray Charles, which is a must-have for the Missouri River. It works all year round and is a key sow bug or scud imitation. Tie it in pink, tan, gray, and white.


  • Dai-Riki #135 Scud Hook - Size 16
  • Small Silver Wire
  • Medium Pearl Tinsel
  • 70 Ultra Thread - Burnt Orange
  • Ostrich Plume - Shrimp
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