Semperfli Kapok Dubbing
Kapok Dubbing by Semperfli is a moisture-resistant, quick-drying, resilient, and buoyant fibre and weighs only one-eighth as much as cotton. Kapok has been used in life jackets and life boats, supporting as much as 30 times its own weight in water. So when used in dry flies, it floats amazingly.
Traditionally Kapok is very difficult to dye however the team at Semperfli have been working with computer based dying machinery which has enabled it to bulk dye Kapok with repeatable colours every time. Semperfli defined a range of very natural / earthly dubbing colors to produce the best dry fly dubbing available in the market.
Kapok is finer than superfine dubbing at 30-36 micron & 1.8cm fiber length.