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A Gummie Process - Pepop - 06-05-2013

First I pick a painted head and wrap a thread base from the head about 1/4"down the shank.
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Then I select the plastic I'll use (I prefer Crappie Thunder's because they have bulk & are fairly tuff but about any solid body plastic will do) and cut the tail off.
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Thread the body onto the hook and apply a tiny drop of super glue to the thread base and push the plastic against the jighead.
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Clamp hook in vise and with forceps, push body towards the jighead and clamp it.
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Wrap a thread base to the hook bend and tie in flash (I use 1 strand, doubled twice making 4 strands).
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Pull & stack hackle barbules for tail and tie in, tie 2 half-hitches and cut thread.
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Apply a tiny drop of super glue to thread just below clamp.
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Remove clamp and pinch & twist body to push plastic over thread/glue. Cut flash to desired length
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RE: A Gummie Process - plateboater - 06-05-2013

Fantastic!


RE: A Gummie Process - Pup - 06-05-2013

Nicely done. Cool

For bass, I believe that I could try this with a Yamamoto Fat Ika or a Kinami Palm Tree with "some form" of tail material other than soft plastic. Maybe even using a curly-tailed grub for that matter.


RE: A Gummie Process - StumpHunter - 06-05-2013

Very cool tutorial SmileSmile


RE: A Gummie Process - Uncle Grump - 06-05-2013

Sweet!!

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RE: A Gummie Process - Pepop - 06-05-2013

Thanks for the encouragement.


RE: A Gummie Process - Denton Pond Jumper - 06-05-2013

Yep just as I do it Nice Pepop!


RE: A Gummie Process - OhioOuchigan - 06-05-2013

Nice "how-to" ..


RE: A Gummie Process - bombora - 06-07-2013

This technique is gonna be used for our saltwater bream!!!! Thanks!


RE: A Gummie Process - toadfrog - 06-07-2013

Out of all those darn thing I made I never thought of doing it that way . Finally I can add another fellow to my list of guys that think outside the box , Way to go bro