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Shrimpy Clouser

 
tied by siestafred
Fly Type: General Saltwater,
Target Species: Redfish,
Recommended Region: Southwest US,
Imitation: Shrimp/Prawns,
Material List:
Hook: #6 Mustad 34007
Thread: Pink Flat Waxed
Eyes: Lead Dumbell X-small
Body: Upper and lower wings Camel Crarft Fur
Accent: Middle....Gold Hedron Wing n Flash. Top and Bottom.....Ice Blue Wing n Flash
Legs: Small Round Rubber
Tying Instructions: Just like a Clouser.
You could vary the color, or do without the legs. Or you could add some barring to the body.
See Top View photo to get the idea on the accent. I think it's the key to why Reds love this fly as it makes it look translucent in the water.
Presentation Tips: Short strips to imitate a shrimp.


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