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#11149517 - 10/06/15 09:45 PM Getting better
brush pile 1023 Offline

Registered: 05/04/14
Posts: 158
I am still getting the hang of this. I made 5 of each of these jigs. I struggle a little with consistently getting each jig identical. One may have a fuller tail. One may have a little more flash. I'm not too worried i think they will all catch fish!

#11149584 - 10/06/15 10:15 PM Re: Getting better [Re: brush pile 1023]
larry mays Offline
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Registered: 11/24/14
Posts: 869
Loc: Winnsboro, Texas
I think they will fish also, when you first start out fishing your jigs carry something to trim the tails if needed and soon you will have a better ideal of what you want.

#11149795 - 10/07/15 07:15 AM Re: Getting better [Re: brush pile 1023]
AggieKenny Offline
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Registered: 06/08/10
Posts: 1689
Loc: Roanoke,TEXAS
Lookin' good! Consistency will come with practice.

#11149899 - 10/07/15 08:34 AM Re: Getting better [Re: brush pile 1023]
Skip_48 Offline
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Registered: 09/03/04
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Loc: Toledo Bend in Texas
Yes as said above, it will get bets with practice! If you were to follow fly tiers they actually count the number of flash to a degree and will tell you in a pattern that you should use a range of flash strips. A little goes a long way!


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