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Curly Tail Clouser
Curly Tail Clouser
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Published by okuma
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Curly Tail Clouser
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Type of fly pattern warmwater saltwater streamer or bucktail
Originator of pattern if known variation of Bob Clouserís classic pattern
Tied and Submitted by Okuma
Level of tying experience needed to tie this pattern Beginner, a fairly simple pattern using basic tying skills
Materials listed in order of tie in:
Hook Your choice, saltwater hook if thereís a chance it will be used in the salt. Size your choice. Mustad 3366 size 8 here
Eyes Beadchain or dumbell eyes. Medium beadchain here tied on top of shank. This fly will ride hook point up. Invert hook in vise so it is hook point up to complete rest of fly.
Tail #1 Tie on Curly Tail. Small size by Wapsi used here
Tail #2 Attach tail material of your choice behind the eyes. White DNA synthetic fiber hair used here.
Body Micro body braid, color of your choice. Midge diamond braid used here.
Wing Attach wing material of your choice behind the eyes. Chartreuse DNA synthetic fiber hair used here.
Head Thread.
Special tying notes Feel free to vary colors and sizes to suit.
Target species Largemouth and smallmouth bass and a variety of fish in saltwater
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