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Fish Skull Articulated Shanks

Fish Skull Articulated Shanks are designed to simplify the tying of articulated flies. These hook shanks for articulated flies can be used in single-hook and two-hook articulated streamers and poppers. It is also used for streamers that use a free-swinging stinger hook such as Intruder-style salmon and steelhead flies. 20 shanks per pack.Sizes: 20mm, 35mm, 55mm.
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4 of 4(100%)reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for Fish Skull Articulated Shanks
Review 1 for Fish Skull Articulated Shanks
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5 / 5
5 / 5
Articulated stramers,
July 22, 2012
By: BigCTexas
from Texas
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"Had been looking for these for awhile now and they work very well. Tying for a trip to Canada later next month, but going to try out some at Lower Mountain Fork in Oklahoma."
Review 2 for Fish Skull Articulated Shanks
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4 / 5
4 / 5
February 14, 2012
By: BKill
from Upstate NY
"An interesting product, but not really a new idea. As another reviewer suggested, be sure to pair the shank with a straight eye hook that has a fairly large eye. I use a TMC 8089 or a Gamakatsu stinger."
Review 3 for Fish Skull Articulated Shanks
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4 / 5
4 / 5
be careful of the hooks you use with this,
February 8, 2012
By: kzin
from houston, texas
"I've been looking for something like this since I 1st sw articulated patterns. Good product, but some caveats:
1. you may want the 35mm length. 20mm is pretty short, although it is still adding to overall hook length.
2. Choose your matching hook carefully. You almost certainly want a straight eye hook (not that common in streamer hooks), and not all eyes are big enough to swing freely. So check first befor you buy or tie .
But, as I say, overall a good product."
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4 / 5
Would recommend? Yes 1 out of 1