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Bonefish Critter, Borski's Crimp, Merkin Brown Puff Shrimp, Orange
Bonefish Scampi Crimp, Tan Puff Shrimp, Pink
Bonefish Slider   Puff Shrimp, Tan
Crafty Shrimp, Bauer's Kwan, Tan Super Shrimp

Bonefish Critter, Borski's Crab

As tied by: Tim Borski
Great for bonefish in most habitats. Imitates the small crabs bones love. Fish with a strip-and-stop retrieve. Bonefish often hit on the stop, so keep your line tight. Originally designed for Bonefish and Permit, the Bonefish Critter has morphed into a great all around pattern. Has also been proven to be a productive fly for other species, such as Redfish. These flies are tied with lead eyes and a mono weed guard.

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15328 Bonefish Critter, Borski's 2 3 for $22.50
15329 Bonefish Critter, Borski's 4 3 for $22.50

Bonefish Scampi

As tied by: Henry Cowen
This is another version of the Crazy Charlie or Gotcha, except the Bonefish Scampi is tied with rabbit strip fur so it has a lot of lifelike movement. Even when at rest on the bottom this fly has movement. Heavy lead eyes help this fly get to the bottom quickly on deeper flats. The Scampi is handy to have when bonefish and permit are in water that averages three to five feet deep.

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15286 Bonefish Scampi, Lead Eyes, Tan 4 3 for $16.50

Bonefish Slider

As tied by: Tim Borski
Noted Florida Keys angler Tim Borski designed this wonderful bonefish fly. Many of Tim's artistic interpretations of crabs, shrimp, and baitfish have become standard patterns for difficult fish. The Bonefish Slider imitates a goby or other small fish that dwell on the flats, and bonefish love 'em!

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15257 Bonefish Slider, Brown 4 3 for $13.50
15258 Bonefish Slider, Brown 6 3 for $13.50

Crafty Shrimp, Bauer's

This banded shrimp pattern is medium weight for fishing average depth bonefish water. This is a go to fly in all waters that harbor populations of banded critters that game fish such as bonefish, sea trout, and redfish hunt for, which comprise much of their habitat..

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17015 Crafty Shrimp, Bauer's, Bead Chain Eyes 4 3 for $13.50

Crimp, Merkin Brown

As tied by: Doug McKnight
As the name implies, the Crimp is half crab and half shrimp, and then some! Bonefish, Permit, Redfish love to pin this fly to the bottom and crunch it. This fly has a great Crustacean shape and has a ton of movement, and is a winner throughout the gulf and the Caribbean for any species that seeks shrimp and crabs.

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15315 Crimp, Merkin Brown 4 3 for $19.50 Out of Stock

Crimp, Tan

As tied by: Doug McKnight
The Crimp has heavy eyes and a weed guard so it can be fished on the bottom around various types of structure without fouling. The Crimp is designed to be a general searching pattern for most flats that average two to four feet deep. Have some in your box when fishing for bonefish, permit, redfish, jacks, snappers & snook.

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15316 Crimp, Tan 4 3 for $19.50 Out of Stock

Puff Shrimp, Pink

On a trip to Andros South Bonefish Camp, we drifted up within casting range of a whitish streak of clouded water. It was being caused by bonefish rooting for food buried in the bottom of the shallow flat. Sometimes bonefish hydraulically excavate food organisms from soft silt by squirting jets of water from their mouths. This results in a cloud of debris which drifts with the current, sometimes for many yards. The cloud is called a "Mud". As we slowly approached the mudding fish, I offered a fly box and asked our guide Fredlon what fly to use.
To my surprise he pointed to a pattern which had been introduced to us by Derrick Muschamp on our first bonefish trip to Belize back in 1982, the Orange Puff. The fly was attached to the leader and cast blindly into the whitish cloud. After allowing time for the fly to sink, several jerky strips got a crisp strike. This and several more medium size bonefish fell for the fly in quick succession. When I asked Fredlon what the bonefish thought the Puff fly looked like, he replied with a big grin, "Pink jelly beans, man! Who can refuse them?"

Pink Puff
This is a variation of the fly attributed to Capt. Neil Bohannon which was first tied in the 1970's as the Mini Puff. The original was light pink in color. Our modification using slightly different colors has proven to be even more productive under many situations. Medium weighted with stainless steel bead-chain.
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18479 Pink Puff, Bonefish Fly 6 3 for $7.49

Puff Shrimp, Orange

This may be the original Mini Puff, which mimics a female shrimp with a ball of orange eggs. This fly is especially productive where bonefish are mudding, and the water is colored with silt.

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64208-06 Puff Shrimp, Orange 6 3 for $7.49

Puff Shrimp, Tan

A darker version of the famous Mini Puff. At times this fly is the best pattern for Christmass Island.
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64210-06 Puff Shrimp, Tan 6 3 for $7.49

Kwan, Tan
As tied by: Pat Dorsy
This is a very effective redfish fly in various conditions. Because of the basic shape of it's body, it makes a good crab/shrimp/gobie/blennie imitation in shallower water. Unlike most crab imitation flies this fly is also productive when stripped as a streamer for blind casting, or fishing to cruising reds.

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17670 Kwan, Tan 4 3 for $14.85
17671 Kwan, Tan 6 3 for $14.85

Super Swimming Shrimp

As tied by: Tim Borski
This fly has become one of the standards for many bonefish, and redfish destinations.

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15335 Super Swimming Shrimp, Borski's 4 3 for $14.85

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