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Admin Options:   Edit Info  Delete Info A Sinkerman Brown Shrimp

Fly Tie Information

Fly Title: A Sinkerman Brown Shrimp
Tyer Name: Forrest
Originator Name: Al/Forrest
Entry Rating:   (15 votes)

Targeted Species

trout,drum,flounder,bluefish,oyster toads,lizard fish

Details

Fishing Location: Sound
Fly Type: Saltwater Flies
Head: hot glue
Eyes: bead -pearl or chain
Throat:
Body: brown/black knitting yarn covered with hot glue
Rib:
Wings:
Thorax:
Hackle:
Tail:
Tag:
Underbody: legs formed with strands of same yarn
Hook:
Thread: brown polyester

Materials List

hook,brown thread, pearl bead eyes,clear hot glue,wood burner with temperature control

Notes/Steps

1-wrap hook with thread,apply cement.
2-wrap hook with knitting yarn, allow it to loop at hookeye end.
3-tie eyes near bend of hook.
4-transfer hook to forceps and add hot glue from glue pot to body portion.
5-with wood burner at medium heat carefully sculpture body.
6-return to vise bottom side up and add strands of the yarn for legs and work in with wood burner.then add antenna(double strand of black crimped nylon)
7-trim with scissors.

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Members' Comments

WoW this is one nice Shrimp fly!
Posted 01-12-2010 by 07_hemi_thunderroad (Angler Member)
I like it Im gonna have to try it
Posted 12-22-2009 by HOW Cape Fear Chapter (Angler Member)
Very good, and lifelike.
Posted 05-16-2009 by RouseD (Angler Member)
10-4 looks like a winner
Posted 02-20-2009 by Scott Hobbs (Angler Member)
looks great. have the results been good?
Posted 06-13-2006 by pinn01 (Angler Member)