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: Mini Lobster Log


striblue
01-11-2003, 09:01 AM
Here is a small, more castable, lobster fly... easier to tie because of it's size...get that pot boiling... Hook Varivas 3/0,Body, brown foam, variaty of partridge feathers...Mouth, sprig of brown bucktail, neon purple crystal flash and varient brown rabbit strip..... antenae-- two long sprigs of brown bucktail.....legs- Brown indian cock hackle.... claws--Partridge neck feathers....Weight- under body dumbell .... Body is covered over and under with epoxy then generous coating of Hard as Nails.

juro
01-11-2003, 09:18 AM
John -

That is AWESOME...

and you know I don't say that about other people's flies very often :devil:

Sorry to hear that you were bumped from the Rip Ryder VIP club :hehe:

boarmountain
01-11-2003, 09:38 AM
John, are you sure it's partridge? Looks like ringneck pheasant to me, but I may be wrong.

boarmountain
01-11-2003, 09:38 AM
And yes, the fly looks GREAT!

striblue
01-11-2003, 10:05 AM
Mike...your right..for some reason I was thinking Partdridge...sorry and thanks for correcting this.

doogue
01-11-2003, 10:25 AM
I second Juro's remarks. That is an awesome fly!

Dble Haul
01-11-2003, 01:53 PM
Pass the butter!

saltydog
01-11-2003, 02:59 PM
STRIBLUE, LOOKIN GOOD, NICE COLOIRATION. BET IT CATCHES FISH. "GOOD LUCK GOOD TYIN":smokin:

Quentin
01-12-2003, 02:18 PM
WOW! Very realistic! Bet a largemouth or smallmouth bass would chomp on that too!

Q