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Tan Wiggler bonefish fly

Creator: unknown

The tan 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:

Tan flymaster plus (210 denier)

Eyes:

Bead-chain or dumbbell


Body:

Wrapped Krystal flash (Pearl or rainbow)


Wing:

Sili legs in pink or clear

Head:

Medium ultra tan chenille

Flash:

Pearl or rainbow Krystal flash 


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