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Orange Squidsicle

tied by Mark Gustavson
Fly Type: Streamers,
Target Species: Striped Bass,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: Squid,
Material List:
Hook: Eagle Claw 254 #4/0
Thread: Rusty brown
Bucktail: Fluorescent orange, wine, orangeCrystal flash: Copper
Saddles: 3 Eggplant, 1 cree and 2 orange
Schlappen: Fiery orange and violiet
Marabou: Hot orange and wine
Tying Instructions: Wind thread to above hook point
Tail: Fluorescent orange bucktail under 4 pieces of copper crystal flash under 1 cree , 2 orange and 3 eggplant saddles splayed and surrounding the top 2/3 of the shank
Collar 1 (just in front of tail): Long orange and wine bucktail blended and surround the shank
Collar 2: Wine marabou tied in at the tip and wound 4x in close turns.
Collar 3: Wide fire orange schlappen tied in at the tip and wound up the shank.
Collar 4: Hot orange marabou tied in at the tip and wound 4x in close turns.
Collar 5: Violet schlappen one turn.
Presentation Tips: Drifted with short pulls like picking blueberries to imitate the movement of a squid

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