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UTC Vinyl Rib

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$2.29

UTC Vinyl Rib is translucent, D-shaped, plastic nymph ribbing material. This half-round material is soft and easy to work with. UTC Vinyl Rib comes in several diameters perfect for whatever flies you are tying.

8 Available Colors
Select a color to order.
Amber
Amber
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 4
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Black
Black
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Brown
Brown
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 4
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 4
$2.29
Clear
Clear
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 4
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Fluorescent Chartreuse
Fluorescent Chartreuse
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 2
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 4
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Large
Diameter
1/16 in.
Use
Hook sizes 6 to 1/0, saltwater & stonefly patterns
Stock: 1
$2.29
Fluorescent Pink
Fluorescent Pink
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 1
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 5
$2.29
Olive
Olive
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 5
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Tan
Tan
Midge
Diameter
1/64 in.
Use
Midge bodies
Stock: 5+
$2.29
Nymph
Diameter
1/32 in.
Use
Nymphs, scuds, & smaller bodies
Stock: 3
$2.29
Medium
Diameter
3/64 in.
Use
Hook sizes 4 to 8, medium bodies
Stock: 5
$2.29
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UTC Vinyl Rib is translucent, D-shaped, plastic nymph ribbing material. This half-round material is soft and easy to work with. UTC Vinyl Rib comes in several diameters perfect for whatever flies you are tying.

  • The small nymph size is a good material for ribbing and abdomens on nymphs, scuds, and makes great bodies on smaller saltwater patterns
  • The medium vinyl rib is great for hook sizes 4 to 8 for patterns like Crazy Charlies, Gotchas, and other saltwater patterns
  • The large is best used on size 6 to 1/0 hooks, for both saltwater and stonefly patterns
  • Qty. per pack: 1

UTC Vinyl Rib is made in the U.S.A.

4.8
(4 Reviews)
of customers would recommend this product.100%
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Functional (2)
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Best Uses
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Customer Reviews
Duane
Great body segment material.   (from prior model)
Pros: Strong, Easy To Handle, Easy To Store
Comments: Great material for many stages of insects to immitate.
Petaluma, CA
reelangler
Good product - many uses for tying   (from prior model)
Pros: Easy To Use
Best Uses: Fresh Water, Ice Fishing, Salt Water
Comments: great for nymph bodies / ribbing
Manchester, VT
fritz
Great Product   (from prior model)
Pros: Durable, Easy To Use, Great for ribbing, Functional
Best Uses: Fresh Water, Salt Water
Comments: translucent material makes it great for ribbing nymphs
Nanuet, NY
monel12
Great product, use it all the time.   (from prior model)
Pros: Functional, Durable, Easy To Use, Easy To Maintain
Best Uses: Fresh Water
Comments: I really like this material in the midwest I don't use it upstate N.Y.
Midwest
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