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Old 10-08-2012, 05:02 PM
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Whipped this guy up yesterday. Trying to work on a little something that I feel comfortable throwing at bones and permit. I'm Almost to where I want to be with this fly. Thoughts? Critique away I'm a rookie and love criticism. And that was my first weed guard I have tied as you can clearly see that I have way too much thread. Also. This fly will be used in Biscayne Bay and the average Bonefish I run into is huge. But I think I might have to tie it a bit smaller? I dunno Click the image to open in full size.Click the image to open in full size.
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Old 10-08-2012, 05:38 PM
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i like to have a little more body for my bonefish flies but it looks like a killer. tons of movement
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Old 10-08-2012, 05:46 PM
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Thanks man. I just started tying... But by hanging around the shops I have gotten sneak pics here and there of there " go to" patterns for bones and permit. And they all seem to have longer bodies and fan out a bit when they land. So this is what I came up with.
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This would be a great addition to the saltwater fly swap
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Old 10-10-2012, 06:42 PM
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Thanks. I would like that
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