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striblue
04-09-2002, 10:16 PM
The Location's are Andros, Abaco, the Berry Islands, North Eleuthera and the Keys...... Hook- 2,4 and 6, bent( not this one).... Thread- tan monocord..... Weight- Lead barebell..... Eyestalk Holder- two wraps of fine chenille forming ball around the barbell.... Tail- Tan deer hair, then brown marabou..... Eyes- Burnt mono lashed at base of eyes..... Antennae/Forelegs- Copper krystal flash, leaving two long stands..... Body- Tan and brown long flash chenille spiraled to eyes then figure eighted around eyes...... More details in Brown's book and designed by Dick Brown