View Full Version : Zonker strips made easy - Finally!

Flat Fly n
03-12-2008, 10:04 PM
http://i230.photobucket.com/albums/ee78/tnflyfish/IMGP0248.jpgWhile While trying to tie some new redfish flies I came across an article in Fish and Fly preseason '08 regarding zonker strips. I always tried them but the tail kept getting tangled in the fly. The article mentioned a method by Peter Smith using 20lb mono. Tie in 2-3 inches, then poke a hole in the middle of the strip, feed it through, then tie it back into the hook. Worked great, and fishes great with NO tangles.


Tight Lines,


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