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Foam Baitfish with Gills

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Fly Type: Crease,
Target Species: Striped Bass,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
Hook: EC 253 4/0
Laser Cut Body: 3/16 industrial foam
Bucktail: colors of choice
Crystal flash
Crystal web
3D eyes

Tying Instructions: Lay down thread base
Tie in bucktail flash and crystal web
Glue 1/2 foam close to edge of hook as possible and let completely dry
Fold over and glue in remaining foam
Attach eyes and color
Put on top coat of resin of choice(fly in pic is ready for top coat}
let dry and done

This fly with the appropriate hook can be used for any species that eat baitfish for a living

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Foam Baitfish with Gills

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