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Shrimp

 
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Fly Type: General Saltwater,
Target Species: Cod,
Recommended Region: Alaska,
Imitation: Crayfish,
Material List:
10 pound test line
Wight thread
2 beads
Red Bucktail
crawfish chenille
Size 6 hook

Tying Instructions: Make a thread base, then go to the bend of the hook and tie in two pieces of fishing line. Slip a bead on each of the pieces of monofilament, and at the point desired, then push the end of the monofilament through the back of the bead, and repeat. Do the same with the other. Then wrap in a small clump of bucktail at the same spot you wrapped in the monofilament to imitate the jaws, then go about 2 centimeters behind it. Wrap some chenille in, and wrap a clump of bucktail in the middle of the clump. Then take your thread and go to near the eye of the hook and tie in another clump of bucktail. wrap the chenille in, and finish.
Presentation Tips: Put 3 small weights on the leader in front of it. Retrieve using short, choppy pulls.


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