Published Jan 1. 2017 - 1 year ago
Updated or edited Apr 27. 2018

EP Crab Fly

Tying Video Instructions (Brush Technique) - Enrico Puglisi Fly Pattern
The EP Crab is one of the best crab imitations for Permit, Bonefish and Redfish. The EP Crab is the updated version to the classic Merkin's Crab. The EP Crab uses the durable EP Fibers for the body and has more life like legs and tail. The EP Crab can be tied in so many variations, colors and sizes. Most of the EP Crabs have the color Tan incorporated into them, but other colors can be used to tie Blue Crab and Sand Crab imitations. In this video, we will tie the EP with a Crustaceous Brush. This is a fast and efficient way to tie EP Crabs. The EP Crab is a must have in the salt, so get to work!!!

EP Crab Fly Tying Recipe:
Hook: #1/0-04 Gamakatsu SL11-3H
Eyes: Medium or Large Plain Lead Eyes
Thread: Fl. Chartreuse Veevus 6/0
Tail: Tan Grizzly Marabou
Flash: Pearl Midge Krystal Flash
Body: Tan Crustaceous Brush / or Tan and Brown EP Fibers
Legs: Tan Loco Legs
Weed Guard: 20LB RIO Hard Alloy Mono
Glue: Brush On Zap A Gap

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