You are using an outdated browser. For a faster, safer browsing experience, upgrade for free today.

Loading...

Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp

Step by Step's

The Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp


Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Fly Tying Materials
Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 1

Step 1

Catch the thread onto the hookshank a litle way from the eye, leaving enough space to tie in and wind the hackle back.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 2

Step 2

Take a red Amherst Pheasant hackle and strip the waste fluff and unwanted fibres from the stem.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 3

Step 3

Take your hackle pliers or a pair of tweezers and hold the end of the hackle where the stem is narrowist and pull the fibres back with your thumb and forefinger so they pull horizontal to the stem, leaving the tip ready for tying in.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 4

Step 4

Catch in the hackle just below where the tip is. Make sure the tip is positioned above the hook eye and the hackle is tied in concave and fibres facing outwards from the eye.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 5

Step 5

Wind the hackle around the hookshank, stroking forward any wayward fibres with your fingers. For the second wind, make sure this is made behind the first wind and so on until all fibres are wound on. Secure the stem with thread and trim any waste.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 6

Step 6

Wind the thread down the hookshank and catch in a bunch of red Amherst Pheasant hackle fibres. Finish with the thread positioned just in front of the reverse hackle we did earlier.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 7

Step 7

Dub some red or pink glister onto the thread.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 8

Step 8

Wind the glister onto the hookshank and create a taper, leaving the thread positioned half way down the hookshank.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 9

Step 9

Catch in the FNF Chewing Gum at the thread position and then move the thread to a position opposite the hook barb.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 10

Step 10

Take a dubbing teaser or velcro and tease the glister dubbing out.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 11

Step 11

Wind the FNF Chewing Gum up toward the eye stopping just in front of the glister dubbing and hackle.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Step 12

Step 12

Wind the FNF Chewing Gum back down the hookshank to the position of the thread.

Tying the Sakasa Kebari Pink Shrimp Completed Fly

Final

Secure the FNF Chewing Gum with thread, whip finish, trim the FNF Chewing Gum waste and varnish the thread wraps.

Fly Patterns You May Like