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bandy shrimp

 
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Fly Type: General Saltwater,
Target Species: Bonefish,
Recommended Region: Southeast US,
Imitation: Shrimp/Prawns,
Material List:
hook:mustad c70sd size 4 or 2
eyes:nylon
body:rabbit strip
underbody:rabbit bunch
legs:rubber
antenna:after you
weight:brass eyes big
tail:spectrablend dubbing
Tying Instructions: at the hook bend tie the legs(2longs and 2 shorts)the antenna, some cristal flash and rabbit bunch.Invert the hook,take a rabbit strip(more or less 2 inchs)put eyes inside the leather by making a holes with needle(glue the eyes).In the middle of the rabbit string make a hole with a needle too and put the string on the hook and glue it .Invert again the hook,tie the last rabbit bunch for cover the underbody put the brass eyes and make some dubbing for finish the flie.Add weedguard if necessary.

Presentation Tips: this is a mantis shrimp imitation,top for bonefish,redfish and maybe permit(not try)


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