The Chin Slinky

The Chin Slinky is a Crazy Charlie/Clouser beadchain style pattern that is a great fly for catching black drum. With this (or any black drum fly) make a slow presentation DIRECTLY in front of their nose.


Hook: Gamakatsu Bonefish Hook #2 to #6

Thread: Bright orange

Eyes: Black bead chain

Wing: Black craft fur (can substitute marabou)

Flash: 4 strands orange Krystal Flash

Head Lacquer: Sally Hansens Hard-as-Nails