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We've got...
« on: February 15, 2015, 06:07:39 PM »
Crabs...

Nilo and I were experimenting with what we have on hand.

Here are the results:


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Re: We've got...
« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2015, 12:24:34 PM »
Look good, very crabby.....

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Re: We've got...
« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2015, 10:49:43 AM »
Lets see the bottom

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Re: We've got...
« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2015, 01:33:31 PM »
Lets see the bottom

Fish won't see it, and neither will you..     8)

Kidding aside, I'll bring some to the meeting next week.

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Re: We've got...Crab, recipe
« Reply #4 on: March 23, 2015, 06:46:41 AM »
Crab, recipe:

Size 2-6 B10S hook  (I use size 6)
3/0 or size “A” thread, brown or gray  (I use brown “A”)
Lead, or lead free, wire, size .030 or .035
Fingernail polish, clear or brown, to cover wire of base body.
Micro chenille, tan, brown, green, or cream (I have a few colors, but use tan)
Aileen's fabric fusion
EP eyes, see Fly Tyer magazine, or Drew Chicone’s book “Redfish Flies”, or make your own.
Furry foam, tan, cream or brown (I have tan) or McFy Foam ®
Cyanoacrylic glue
Permanent markers, red, blue, green, brown, black for the carapace

Video later

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« Last Edit: March 24, 2015, 09:51:03 AM by Puck »
To fish, or not to fish?  What a stupid question!