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Frank Whiton 10-07-2008 11:32 AM

How do I make a Melted Glue Pupa
 
Instructions and pictures courtesy of tob1

Gammarus (shrimp) fly
Seal Fur, Melted glue
Hook TMC 2457 #8
http://www.theflyfishingforum.com/ph...9-Gammarus.jpg


First I make the fly.
Then I warm up the end off a glue rod with a lighter.
http://www.theflyfishingforum.com/ph...3629-glue1.jpg

I place the glue rod near the hook eye and go slowly backward.
http://www.theflyfishingforum.com/ph...3629-glue2.jpg

Then I wet my fingers with my tongue and form the body.

Hook TMC 2488 #14
Body :Sparkle yarn, seal fur, CDC puff , melted glue.
http://www.theflyfishingforum.com/ph...-Undervann.jpg


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