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Aug 27 2009

Durex condom Pike streamer Contributor: PikeFFArticles
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Classification: Freshwater
Category: Streamer
Bugs & Baits:
Fish: Pike/Muskie
Color(s): Black Red White
Recipe viewed 3856 times. Recipe ID: 987655615

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Durex condom Pike streamer


Hook
GAMAKATSU sl12 BIG GAME SALTWATER HOOK
Thread
Uni thread w 6/0 black
Tail
Run cotton along the hook shaft,then tie on Mullet brown SF blend
Tail
Slide condom down the hook shaft and pearse through with hook point and tie on.
Fins
tie on 6 peacock hurls.these will act as your lateral line.
Body
Palmer on one Black then one red schlappen feathers and whip finish
Eyes
Add eyes and cover with resin

About a month ago I read an article from the WAtoday.com.au which said that despite Australia's best efforts to supply safe-sex aids to AIDS-ravaged Papua New Guinea, there's no stopping local creativity in finding unusual uses for condoms. Local fisherman cut them up for lures, and women find the lubricant good for their hair and beauty regime. It’s a fact that pike can be fooled into taking all manner of materials found on lures and flies, if presented to them correctly. It was only a few years back when I was in Russia that I witnessed a bloke catch a pike with just tin foil molded onto his hook. Which got me thinking if local fisherman in Papua New Guinea could catch tuna with condoms then how hard could it be to fool a pike into taking one.. Anyway this has now been tested and has passed with flying colours and has been spoken about a lot over the last few months on the internet. So I’ve come up with the Durex condom pike streamer. Not that I think you’ll want to tie one but here’s a step by step tutorial