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Eel-Worm tied by dsaavedra Fly Type: Miscellaneous
Target Species: Freshwater Bass
Recommended Region: Northeast US
Tail: Two long narrow dyed pink grizzly hackles, with two short fat dyed pink grizzly hackles at base.
Body: Synthetic pink dubbing.
Hackle: Dyed pink grizzly wet fly hackle.
Eyes: silver beadchain eyes.
tie in bead chain eyes.
tie in the two long feathers on either side of the hook.
tie in the two short feathers at the base of the long ones, on either side of the hook.
tie in the hackle by the tip.
dub the body to just behind eyes.
wrap hackle forward, tie off behind eyes.
dub between eyes.
make a cone head of thread infront of eyes, whipfinish.
i selected "worm" for its imitation, but in reality, it imitates a rubber worm. so keep that in mind when fishing.
wiggle it on the bottom while slooooowwlllyyyy stripping in line.
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