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    Default Improvised fishing lure made from a drinking straw

    I watched a YouTube video that blew me away today. A guy made a drinking straw into a shrimp and went and caught his dinner.i had to try it. I don't live near the ocean so I made a crawdad instead. My pic and his video:

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    Wow! That is a work of art. Nice job.

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    Now that is just plain cool! Nice work on the crawdad.
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    Nice! Should be able to land some stripers with it!
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    I'm impressed. Very cool!

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    Second attempt. It's really kind of fun. The tooth pick is for size reference


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    That is really neat. I don't see why that could not be cast with a fly rod for warm water species too.
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    Here is another step by step tutorial.

    http://www.creativeblythe.com/shrimp.htm

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    That lure rocks! Great project on a cold winter day!

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    this is crazy - i gotta try this
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