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by Theroe
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:02 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Haul y Gwynt
Replies: 4
Views: 244

Re: Haul y Gwynt

Nice work Tom-I’ll take a dozen :shock:
by Theroe
Fri Jan 15, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Greenwell's & Flymph
Replies: 5
Views: 251

Re: Greenwell's & Flymph

Like!
One of my favorites........excellent shade of hackle, too!
by Theroe
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:22 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Size 22 Brown Hackle Peacock
Replies: 11
Views: 558

Re: Size 22 Brown Hackle Peacock

That is one nice looking flock of birds! My daughters are into raising all sorts of chickens. Some of which look very familiar to yours! They think eggs, I think otherwise....and they know it! "Dad, stay out of the chicken coop!" Hoping the feathers wind up in Dougsden Doug - you have to ...
by Theroe
Thu Jan 14, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Golden Plover Available; Yes in the USA!
Replies: 12
Views: 254

Re: Golden Plover Available; Yes in the USA!

Very nice score, the fish won’t know the difference :arrow: :)
by Theroe
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:01 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Highlander Green Alternative
Replies: 7
Views: 604

Re: Highlander Green Alternative

BrooksnBrowns wrote: Tue Jan 05, 2021 10:30 pm Or you could just get gossamer in green from Jim Slattery.
Nice call!!
by Theroe
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:40 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: “GS & M” soft hackle
Replies: 9
Views: 289

Re: “GS & M” soft hackle

Very nice - in particular, I really like that well marked grouse feather you used.
by Theroe
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:47 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Old Partridge Hooks
Replies: 7
Views: 275

Re: Old Partridge Hooks

They look different because the L3A is the spider hook. The L2A is the standard wet fly hook.
Just my 2¢
by Theroe
Fri Jan 01, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: *&%#* fly line !!!
Replies: 15
Views: 400

Re: *&%#* fly line !!!

Boarmountain wrote: Thu Dec 31, 2020 3:18 pm What is everyone's opinion on a floating fly line where the tip won't sink after an hour of fishing.....
FWIW, I do NOT want my floating line tip to sink, ever...
by Theroe
Fri Jan 01, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Metz Hen Capes
Replies: 32
Views: 1139

Re: Metz Hen Capes

ForumGhillie wrote: Wed Dec 23, 2020 4:56 pm I just got some Black Rifle Coffee delivered in 2 days from Utah to WI... Fedex handed it off to USPS.

No more hackle for me!!! :lol: :lol:
No more hackle? Yeah, right!!!!!!!
by Theroe
Thu Dec 31, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Ruffed Grouse Skin
Replies: 20
Views: 4385

Re: Ruffed Grouse Skin

Ken I have met a few people who use that technique, and it works well. As with every other pattern there are many variations. I first learned about the bread crust in the 1970s - The Vince Marinaro version to be more specific. At that time period, the fly was tied as follows: size 12 Mustad 3906B ru...