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: Woolly Crab


striblue
04-21-2002, 12:01 AM
Location is Belize...... Hook- 4 or 6..... Thread- Tan monocord....Eyes- Medium Bead chain, black..... Claws/ Antennae/Face- Krystal Flash, then olive marabou, flanked with pair matched grizzly hackle,spayed.....Body- Tan wool spun on the shank and trimmed , and dotted with a black pen, hardened with head cement.....Legs- Rubber legs..split at the ends and glued to the belly.... Belly plate- lead disk ( I used e-z body)... More details in Brown's book and designed by Bill Tapply and Andy Gill.