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Palaemon shrimp

 
tied by simonjamessinclair
Fly Type: General Saltwater,
Target Species: Striped Bass,
Recommended Region: General Europe,
Imitation: Shrimp/Prawns,
Material List:
Hook: Low water salmon double (size 6)
Eyes: Amnesia 30lb black burned mono
Body: Slinky fibre (shrimp), dubbed over with tan scud dubbing
Tail: Slinky fibre and DNA frosty fish fibres (Ash wood)
Antennae: Same as tail
Legs: Genetic cock (grizzle)
Over-body: Mr. Bond UV curable resin




Tying Instructions: Tie in the eyes.
Tie in some frosty for antennae.
Tie in some slinky.
Wrap slinky down hook to make body.
Tie of at hook eye and snip to make tail.
Tie in some frosty.
Tie in a hackle.
Dub body back up mono eyes.
Palmer hackle to make legs.
Fold frosty over to make shell back and snip off to leave a point between eyes.
UV resin the back.
Presentation Tips: Cast it into the sea.


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