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Thread: Zonker strips made easy - Finally!

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    Dec 2006
    East TN

    Default Zonker strips made easy - Finally!

    While 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,

    Last edited by Flat Fly n; 10-28-2008 at 08:07 PM.
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