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: Captain Crabby


striblue
04-06-2002, 03:50 PM
The Locations are The Keys, The bahamas, Kanton Island....Hook- 1/0 ,1,2, or 4...this one is on a 4.... Thread- Clear mono..... Tail- Grey fox tail, or tan craft tail or brown bucktail, with splayed grizzly hackle tips..... Body- corsair tubing shaped to form..... Eyes- burnt mono darkene with black marker and dipped in epoxy then pushed into place though the corsar mesh....Weight- Medium lead bar bell..... Legs- Thin Rubber pushed though mesh..... Coating- 5-minute epoxy. The corsair placing can be a little tricky... e-mail me if you want. More detail in Brown's book... Designed by Bob Veverka.