A great body template from which to tie crab patterns, both floating or sinking. Combine with a variety of legs and claws to match the preferred crab species in your chosen fishery.
Tying crab flies to fool fussy fish like Bream, Permit, Blue bastards or Triggerfish is a rewarding pursuit. These EP Crab bodies come in a variety of shapes and sizes to help fool the wariest crab eater. Combine these bodies with a variety of different coloured crazy legs, sili legs crustaceous claws, crab claws, shrimp and crab eyes and UV resins to create all manner of crab imitations. Weight can be added to create a fast sinking crab, usually a spiral of lead wire is glued (zap a dap agoo) to the underbelly and coated with UV resin or sandwiched between two crab bodies.