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Ultra Shrimp Fly

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    About the Ultra Shrimp Saltwater Fly

    The Ultra Shrimp is used with great success in Cuba for bonefish and permit.

    It is a very useful pattern that can transformed by changing the colour and or the size to match the naturals

    Creator of this saltwater fly: Bob Popovic

    Tier of this saltwater fly: Bob Popovic

    Country of origin for this saltwater fly: America

    Dressings

    • Hook : Straight eye an of standard length.
    • Thread : Tan.
    • Forelegs : Tan ultra hair, pointing down.
    • Under body : Tan thread.
    • Body : Tan ultra hair.
    • Eyes : Melted monfilament.
    • Legs : Light ginger or badgered hackle palmered over head and trimmed on top.
    • Antennae : Two extra long ultra hairs.
    • Tail : Tan ultra hair.
    • Back : Ultra hair from tail pulled forward, trimmed to a point over head and epoxied.

    When building the body cock up the ultra hair a little and taper to a point, over which gold crystal flash can be added.

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