these are best fished fast on a sinking or intermediate line , or even slow or static under a bung .can be used on still-waters ,reservoirs ,lakes ,tied on strong sharp japanese hooks.. a much loved trout fly by competition anglers
Tied on size 8 Japanese hooks
Short for foam arsed blobs
. The FAB or 'Foam Arsed Blob' features a foam tail which raises the butt of the fly - this when combined with a retrieve gives the fly a twitchy motion in the water and is deadly for attracting rainbows.
fish on a sinking ,intermediate , line with a long slow pull leave for a few seconds so the fly floats up then pull again ,or try fishing it on a floating line as an atractor fly , or fish it washing line style with buzzers suspended from it