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Jeff Blood’s Blood Dot Egg

This is Jeff Blood’s Blood Dot fly. It was developed for use on Great Lakes tributaries but works really well whenever eggs are on the menu – probably because it looks so realistic when wet.

HOOK: 2X-heavy, 2X-short scud/emerger hook (here, a Lightning Strike SE3), sizes 8-12
THREAD: White, 6/0 or 140-denier
BODY: Light orange McFly Foam
BLOOD SPOT: Dark orange McFly Foam
ADHESIVE: Thin UV-cure resin
TOOLS: Bodkin