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Shad Clouser

tied by smalliestalker
Fly Type: Bucktails/Deceivers,
Target Species: Freshwater Bass,
Recommended Region: Northeast US,
Imitation: General Baitfish,
Material List:
Saddle Hackle
Lead Eyes
#2 Streamer hook
Tan 3/0 thread

Tying Instructions: Lay thread base
Attach lead eyes
Attach saddle hackle behind eyes
Attach yellow bucktail and gold flash behind eyes
Attach white bucktail behind eyes, then over eyes toward hook eye
Tie a sparse chunk of orange bucktail in front of eyes
Flip fly over
Tie in light grey bucktail and silver flash in front of eyes
Tie in light blue bucktail on top of that in front of eyes
Trim excess hair toward hook eye
Tie nice clean thread head, tie off, and seal...
Presentation Tips: I use a typical baitfish retrieve, let it sit 30 seconds or so, then sporadic strips, as if injured

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