Fly tying Moffo’s Fleeing Crab bonefish fly/permit fly

Here’s a step by step guide to tying your own fleeing crab permit flies/ bonefish fly. It’s quite a simple merkin style crab. Get some in your box for your next trip whether it’s the Yucatan or the Keys.

Hook: SL12 size 1/0-4
Thread: Danvilles flat waxed nylon
Legs: Natural round rubber or sillilegs
Body: EP fibres
Weight: bead chain or lead dumbells to suit

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