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How to Tie: Giacobba’s Doofus

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Giacobba's Doofus Materials Kit - Orangutan/Chart #1/0 $40.19 5 available

Giacobba’s Doofus Materials Kit – 1/0 Orangutan/Chartreuse Includes:

If you had one fly for backcountry snook and tarpon (big and small) – Giacobba’s Doofus would be a good choice.

The contrast of natural and bright between the chartreuse and brown coloration makes this fly easily visible in cloudy water and low-light, while also keeping it inoffensive in clearer water on brighter days. We like all the movement from the Extra-Select Craft Fur tail.

The balance between buoyancy of all the materials tied on top and sink-rate of the extra-large Bead Chain eyes allows you to fish this bug effectively in both shallow and deep water.

Use a brown marker to bar the tail. We recommend the Dark Brown colored PrismColor Marker.

Here's the Materials to Come Up with Your Own Doofus Variation

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