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Beck’s Sili Legs Bonefish Fly

Creator: Barry & Cathy Beck

The Gotcha is probably the most commonly used fly for bonefish in the world. This particular Gotcha with orange sili legs has become a popular fly with bonefish guides in the Bahamas and almost as common as the pink wiggler or Veverka’s mantis shrimp.

RECIPE

Hook:

Gamakatsu SS15 #4-1

Thread:

pink flymaster plus (210 denier)

Body & Tail:

Pearl mylar tubing
Pearl wrapped mylar tubing

eyes:

Medium Bead-chain eyes

Wing:

Tan fox or rabbit fur

Legs:

Orange Silicone Legs or White with Orange or red tips

SIMILAR FLIES
saltwater fly fishing