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EP Tarpon Crab (Blue Tarpon Crab)
The EP Tarpon Crab is an awesome fly to have in your arsenal. Its a floating crab that works great for tarpon but redfish love it too.
It is tied with traditional materials as well as lightweight EP fibers to create a light fly with lots of action that is easy to throw.
It does take some time to tie this one up but the results are worth it.
tying tip: Tan fur is tinted blue with sharpie, wait for it to dry before touching it.
Saltwater hooks size 1, 1/0, 2, 2/0
Black shrimp eyes (Med or large)
Orange estaz, olive EP fibers
Tan & blue Rabbit strips
Pearl or blue krystal flash