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The Auto
05-28-2013, 11:59 PM, (This post was last modified: 05-29-2013, 01:09 AM by LedHed.)
#1
The Auto
Materials
1/32nd roundhead jig #8 Matzuo sickle hook
painted with black diamond dust powderpaint
3mm glow in the dark eyes
3/0 fluourescent chartreuse thread - body
UV Krystalflash - tail
Reptile rubber - legs & tail

   

Lay down a 3/0 fluorescent chartreuse thread
   

Add 8 strands of UV chartreuse Krystalflash
   

Tye on 4 Strands of reptile rubber or silicon rubber
   

Split the arms with a figure 8 tye
   

Whip finish
   

You can tye this style in a lot of different color combos and use various legging/arm material.

Been hesitant about posting this pattern because there are tyers out here that like to bootleg some of my patterns and sell them. Can't do anything about it - especially if it's put out on a web site...




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05-29-2013, 12:09 AM,
#2
RE: The Auto
Yeah, I was thinking the same thing about people stealing patterns and selling them... I was hesitant about putting my ghost minnows on here too, because they have been so succesful! I don't care if someone uses my patterns for themselves, but if they want to copy them and sell them, I think I should get a cut Wink
Those look really cool!! I'll have to try some of those!
I really like the very last pic you posted! That jig rocks! Thinner for a winner!
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05-29-2013, 12:11 AM,
#3
RE: The Auto
Awesome lil tie that you have come up with. You make It look simple enough too. And unfortunately Im sure somewhere out there someone will sell them!
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05-29-2013, 12:23 AM,
#4
RE: The Auto
Love it, Sonny. Well done on the tutorial pics. I like the looks of those olive ones!
Never say, “It’s good enough to catch fish”, because fish eat worms and marshmallows…you want to be better than that. Practice until you can do it right. - Charlie Craven
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05-29-2013, 12:43 AM,
#5
RE: The Auto
Sonny - Love the tutorial. Quick simple pattern that really knocks the fish!!!!
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05-29-2013, 12:50 AM,
#6
RE: The Auto
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05-29-2013, 01:11 AM,
#7
RE: The Auto
Thnx all. Very kid friendly tye too - Faby has fun with it, can't forget her pink auto.
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05-29-2013, 02:24 AM,
#8
RE: The Auto
thanks Led! I love the simplicity of it, and heck it's just different than anything else I have thrown at them. great creativity.
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05-29-2013, 05:40 AM,
#9
RE: The Auto
Icon14Icon14Thanks for posting, i cant wait to tie a few up for the next fishing trip..excellent ties!
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05-29-2013, 05:42 AM,
#10
RE: The Auto
Ledhed.....have been using rubber shirts from BassPro. Have you seen any particular material that holds up better than others for the rubber shirts.
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