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: Shimmering Shrimp


striblue
04-14-2002, 06:59 PM
The Location's are all the Bahamas.... Hook- 2 or 4...... Thread- Clear mono..... Mouth- Small grey Ultrhair tied to shank and splayed.... then a few strands of pearl, gunmetal or silver flashabou dubbing mixed...... Undrboy- Livebody foam, boundloosly..... Eyes- Burnt mono ,small, marked..... Body covering- Dubbing of grey fly fur mixed with grey, gunmetal or silver flashabou dubbing....... Carapace- Soke ultra hair, topped with wide transparent plastic (I used a cut of plastic sandwich bag)...... Rib-clear mono.......This fly calls for a weed guard ,there is none on tis fly and you can add a weight of lead (barbell) if you need to. More details in Brown's book and desighed by Page Rogers.