Overhand Worm Peacock Bass!

by Blatt
(Natal_RN_Brazil)

Acrilic yarn OHW

Acrilic yarn OHW

Acrilic yarn OHW It sure works! Upper lip hook set, nice!

Soon as I read the "Overhand worm treatise" by Chris Bum, I wanted to try it and was absolutely sure that "my" local peacocks would love it.

Actually, since they catch on almost anything that falls into to the water (even a bare hook), I was a little surprised I never before figured out a so simple fly could work for them.

The aspect I like most is that you can tie it on the go and change the hook dress to try different colors without even untying it from the tippet.

Practical and efficient, what else can anyone ask!?

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Nov 20, 2015
Singed Ends?
by: Dean

looks to me like those ends are singed? im going to make a few, that looks killer for bass!

Nov 20, 2015
Burned ends
by: Blatt

Yeap, burning the yarn ends is crucial for the fly longevity and eficciency.
Good luck!

Nov 20, 2015
Unique
by: Terry Farmer

Very cool indeed! You don't see too many Peacock Bass on fixed line fishing forums. Thanks for sharing this.

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