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new translucent glass minnow

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#1 FattyMatt


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Posted 20 February 2014 - 05:47 PM

Soooooooo i came here for advice last month about tying ep/farrar minnow imitations and i was told to make them thinner. That got me thinking and trying to accomplish a glass minnow that was partially see-through. I have a FOWLR tank with grouper and the baitfish in that tank are almost translucent so i went for that effect.

will these catch fish? I attached the before and after thickness so you can see the changes i made. Thanks for the feedback!


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#2 Piker20


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Posted 20 February 2014 - 06:16 PM

Much better. They will be a dream to cast and should still hold their shape.
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#3 BattenkillBum


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Posted 20 February 2014 - 07:30 PM

very nice...look much better, id fish them.

#4 Flyunder


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Posted 20 February 2014 - 07:53 PM

Very cool ties.

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