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Posted 09 November 2018 - 05:22 PM
Used the "scrub pad" stuff Charlie gave me but still used felt for underside and added mono weed guard.
Everything glued to hook/body before the felt. 2/0 hook.
Wonder if the fish will mind which way the legs curve....Orange eyed is 1/0.
The scrub pad split and used for top/bottom.
Due to severe budget cuts and economic down turn the light at the end of the tunnel has been turned off...
Posted 27 November 2018 - 07:54 AM
Posted 27 November 2018 - 07:54 PM
I once had a fellow say something negative about the legs on a crab pattern I had tied & posted. I keep in mind what a well known Key's guide told me, "the fish can't count" and "they don't know it's supposed to be a crab"!
As long as it convinces the fish to eat it, that's all that really matters!