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sea trout

Melt Glue Zonker

 

An excellent technique for tying uniform and transparent bodies on Zonkers.

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Sea Bass Herring

This is an old one but still a good one, not only for bass but just about anything that will chase minnows.

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Proppen

This simple tie is without doubt my most productive sea trout pattern!

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3 minute Glass Eel

This pattern is an absolute must if you fish for sea run browns. Extremely quick to tie and very realistic. This pattern I developed to imitate the small glass eels that in the past couple of years arrived in huge numbers around our coast line, and the sea trout feast upon them. If you use the blue/ silver mix legs from the squid bait these also make a great sand eel pattern.

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For the Tobis (sand eel) pattern I use two longer legs tied in at the side of each other this give great movement when fished.