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The Kung Fu Crab

Here's a cool permit crab, something of a twist on the traditional merkin.
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Music by Morlais

Hook: 1-2/0 saltwater
Thread: Danville's flat waxed nylon
Claw support: chenille or cactus chenille
Eyes: EP eyes large
Claws: rabbit zonker coated with UV rezin
Body:EP fibres
Legs: Silli legs
Weight: Dumbell eye to suit


Here's a step by step guide to a classic permit pattern, the McCrab deer hair crab, recommended by several Yucatan guides and lodges as a must have fly.
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Hook: Saltwater hook of your choice size 2-2/0
Thread: tan
Body: Deer hair and marabou
Legs/claws: knotted rubber bands
Eyes: epoxy coated mono
Adhesive: super glue and UV resin
Weight: dumbell eyes and Loon tungsten powder *optional

Music on this video by Nick Weston/Morlais
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Murica Merkin
Great crab pattern for saltwater destinations
Baby Blue Crab Fly
A size four EP style fly imitating a favorite food of redfish everywhere; the baby blue crab.