2003 Saltwater Fly Swap : Deep Clouser

 


  1. prev
    2003 Saltwater Fly Swap : Deep Clouser
    next


    2003 Saltwater Fly Swap : Deep Clouser




    <<
    279genericbaitb.jpg 279epoxyshrimp.jpg 279deepclouser.jpg 279clouser.jpg 279candle4.jpg
    >>
    1. billylee

      See all User Photos

      Registered: August 2003
      Location: .
      Posts: 53
      • Pin It
      ssssssssss
      Linked Thumb: 
      Linked Image: 
      Date: 8-7-03
      Views: 2,284
      Photo Tags: 2
  1. Comments

    hikepat

    Patrick
    What does the bend at the eye of the hook do for the action of this pattern?
    #1 8-7-03 8:46pm

    MacRowdy

    Idaho Resident Craftsman/Artisan
    I don't know, I never thought of it. Hahahaha


    MAC
    #2 11-11-03 7:26pm

    Denny
    The hook likes to ride 'upside down', so the bend of the hook helps the eyes flip the fly over. The bend also helps the fly to track a little straighter.


    The Eagle Claw EC413, which is a jig hook the one used here, except instead of a 90 degree bend it's at an angle, is used quite a bit by striper fly fishers in the San Francisco/Northern Cal area. It's a very cool hook. For more info on this check out Dan Blanton's website.
    #3 7-21-06 5:41pm


Photo Sharing Gallery by PhotoPost
Copyright © 2014 All Enthusiast, Inc.