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I tied a handful a couple of years ago using a black cone head, a plain black rabbit zonker strip and was tied on a heavy black hook. That particular fly forms the base for this Mundane Clam Worm. I originally used the black Tiemco TMC hook, but you can change the hook to the Mundane Fly Project's Kamasan B or any short shank saltwater hook, which is easier to find. The Weekly Fly - This website allows you to search by fly name, fly tier or by the targeted species of fish. Fly Tying: The Angler's Art - LeRoy Hyatt and Carolyn Sells describe how and why certain patterns attract different fish, tying techniques, the use of materials and presentation of flies.
Step 9: Apply a little coat of super glue to the shank. Palmer the rabbit strip up the shank with slight overlapping wraps. Tip: Before palmering the rabbit up the shank, slide the Head onto the fly and advance your thread so that it is 1/4” into the head. This gives .