Softdub Brushes

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The main difference between the regular wire core brushes and the softdub version is that the softdub brushes are constructed with thread. This thread is twisted tightly together, trapping all the dubbing material in place. They are slightly better suited for smaller patterns and dry flies.

I use both styles on all my nymph patterns and do not see any difference with the tying process or in the finished fly. Give them both a try and I'm sure you will be happy with the results. 



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Henry's Fork Ultra Light Hackle

Henry's Fork Ultra Light Hackle

The smallest thread core Dubbing Brush we have ever seen. Made with CDC fibers, these brushes are ideal for making small collars on jig style nymphs without the hassle of cutting the material and then trying to make the dubbing loop. Simply tie in the brush, one or two wraps and you are done.
$4.00

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JS Dubbing Plus Deer

JS Dubbing Plus Deer

This brush is made from a blend of Hare, Rabbit Fur, Antron and winter Deer Hair. The small bits of Deer Hair make it extra buggy and add flotation for your dry fly patterns. These brushes will add a new look to your flies that would normally be difficult and time consuming to create.  
$4.25

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Pearl Squirrel

Pearl Squirrel

These brushes have a blend of Squirrel fibers, Angel Hair, and Flashabou that helps add a little extra something to attract the big ones. The fibers are long enough to be picked out to form buggy looking nymphs that will be easier to tie without all the problems associated with regular dubbing. Simply tie in the brush and wind onto the hook, nothing could be easier. Give any of these Softdub...
$4.25

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JS Dubbing

JS Dubbing

Here is a softdub brush made with Rabbit Fur and a just a touch of Antron. It has a bit more sparkle than the Special Natural brush but less than the Pearl Squirrel. A great all purpose dubbing brush that works well on both nymph and dry fly patterns.
$4.95

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