Thread: Crane fly larva
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Old 04-14-2013, 07:51 AM
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Recipe?

Just last night I was reading about tying nymphs on bent shanks; the tyer claimed it made the fly UNDULATE in the water like the real bug...

I'm heading out the door to the Holston as the Clinch is buried untill this afternoon... wish I had one of to try out.

Richard,
Large bass hook with black wire; medium dark-blue chenille, and large pieces of black dubbing for the head and front gills (brushed out).

The action;-I think is that the fly actually twists while it is being cast and starts to unravel once it is in the water; so it looks like it is moving.
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