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#12291416 - 06/13/17 07:32 AM Input PLEASE
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This is my 1st time tying on a minna head & on top of that it's a tiny #8 hook....
Any tips to make these look better would for sure help....

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#12291562 - 06/13/17 09:11 AM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
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Looks good to me..... some guys use red thread to make it look like gills flared, but those sure outta work.
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#12292204 - 06/13/17 03:04 PM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
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Nothing at all wrong with those bud! I imagine both will catch fish!
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#12292682 - 06/13/17 07:53 PM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
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Thanks y'all.....

Wasn't for sure if I had enough tail material......

ACAMS, I almost used red thread....
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#12293097 - 06/14/17 05:47 AM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
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They look nice. I prefer some chenille around the body to add bulk and make it taper to the tail instead of just having a big headed minnow. That being said, the crappie will surely eat those. Thank you for posting your work.

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#12293217 - 06/14/17 07:52 AM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
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Thanks Tx.....
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#12301844 - 06/19/17 08:42 PM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
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Well, it's kinda hard ta tell by a picher. Maybe ya should send a couple this way, and I can get a better look... grin
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#12302223 - 06/20/17 07:13 AM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
Jig Man Online   sleepy
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Yep, white with red thread body is a good combo too, but those are some nice jigs too Killer. They have worked for me in the past.
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#12302934 - 06/20/17 02:31 PM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: Jig Man]
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You know if you really wanted some you can get'um.... grin

And THANKS sir..... banana
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#12304423 - 06/21/17 10:46 AM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
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Not sure what your painting them with that is a flat color, but some Clear Vinyl with take care of that and make the finish look deeper. Also I am one that uses Red Thread on any thread neck jig I tie.

Still the tie itself looks fine and should work just like it is suppose to!

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#12305257 - 06/21/17 05:58 PM Re: Input PLEASE [Re: SK.]
SK. Offline
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Thanks Skip & yes that's a flat black that I used...
I did a all black jig that I put clear on.....

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