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Pink Wiggler bonefish fly

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The pink wiggler (also known as the pink puff) looks like….well, it doesn’t really look like anything, but it works! This is a favorite fly in the Bahamas and has never let us down. It is a shrimp imitation that is a minimalist interpretation at best. Can be tied with mini hackle wings or sili legs.

RECIPE

Hook:

TMC 9395 #1-6, Mustad 34007 #1-6, Gamakatsu SC15 #1-8

Thread:

Pink Flymaster plus (210 denier)

Eyes:

Bead chain or dumbbell
 eyes

Body:

Wrapped Krystal flash (Pearl or rainbow)


Wing:

Krystal flash (pearl or rainbow) & 2 mini grizzly hackles

Head:

Medium ultra pink chenille

Flash:

Pearl or rainbow Krystal flash 


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saltwater fly fishing