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: Len's Hackle Shrimp


striblue
04-09-2002, 08:55 PM
The Location is the Keys.... Hook- 4, 6, or 8..... Thread- Grey monocord...... Weight- lead strips or wire to form a keel.... Claws/Face- Pair of flared grizzly hackle flanked by a pair of white hackles, then two sprigs of krystal flash on each side.... Eyes- Two bead chain orbs strung on mono(whatever they are),I used burnt mono ,marked and dipped in epoxy...looks more real..... Body- Grizzly hackle closely palmered....Legs- Crossed rubber silly legs.... More details in Brown's book and designed by Len Wright.