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#1 Micke.H

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Posted 12 February 2016 - 09:41 AM

Here is one shrimp fly from my vice, my own pattern I going to try fish after sea trout in the sea in spring.

 

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#2 agn54

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Posted 12 February 2016 - 10:15 AM

very nice! should nail them



#3 Micke.H

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Posted 12 February 2016 - 04:02 PM

Yea I think its going to work

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#4 mikechell

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Posted 12 February 2016 - 04:22 PM

Good lookin' shrimp, Micke.


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#5 SilverCreek

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Posted 15 February 2016 - 10:21 AM

Just for fun, here's a video of an origami shrimp fly. Go to the beginning of the video

 


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#6 Micke.H

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Posted 15 February 2016 - 02:51 PM

Fantastic!  like it a lot, Thanks


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#7 FlaFly

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Posted 15 February 2016 - 09:52 PM

I've seen at least a half dozen video versions of that shrimp, all very hard to follow. This is the clearest one I've seen.  I think I might actually be able to do it now.   Thanx silver


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