tied by fhani Fly Type:General Saltwater, Target Species:Redfish, Recommended Region:Southeast US, Imitation:Crabs, Material List: Size # 6 stainless steel saltwater hook
Thread 70 denier (white)
Mono 40lb and 17lb
Flexement head cement
Lead wire .025
Prisma marker mocha dark Tying Instructions: tie on and add lead wire below to ensure it rides point up.
build body using deerhair and mono
Build claws , leaving a long tag to tie in
build legs using mono and tissue soaked in head cement (homemade bug skin) Presentation Tips: fish near shore as these crabs spend most of their time on land. Often getting washed into the water by waves make easy prey for cruising fish.
Small Double Sided Clear Lid Waterproof Fly Box - Easy Grip 5" x 4" x 1.65" Very pleased with this box, recieved it as a christmas gift. Awesome little box for the value. Large enough to carry enough flies for the day but still fits into a jacket pocket comfortably. I am using it for my 1.5" EP flies and it is working great, there is enough head room inside the box that the flies don't get squashed. I would purchase this product agai... read more
Micro Double Sided Clear Lid Waterproof Fly Box - Easy Grip Foam 4" x 3" x 1.3" Awesome little fly box . . with a great price! I filled one of these with SS, egg, and smaller nymph patterns (14-16) for steelhead fishing in great lakes tributaries. The clear lids are a big plus, the easy-grip foam works great, and it fits right in a shirt pocket! Think I'll fill another with dries, emergers, and nymphs for spring trout, and ... read more