Leisenring Method of Dubbing a body (Tutorial / SBS)

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Leisenring Method of Dubbing a body (Tutorial / SBS)

Postby Soft-hackle » Sun Jun 13, 2010 9:25 am

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Re: Leisenring Method of Dubbing a body

Postby narcodog » Sun Jun 13, 2010 11:07 am

I have tried that and JS has shown me but I am just not coordinated to do it. I slip a dubbing needle in the loop and the spin it. :oops:
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Re: Leisenring Method of Dubbing a body

Postby willowhead » Mon Oct 17, 2011 10:30 pm

Bob, you can buy the brushes pre-made nowdays. You just gotta hunt up where. Try google....... ;) .........or this. http://www.dougswisher.com/dubbing_brushes.htm 8-)
check out somma his WILD dubbings.......... :shock:
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Re: Leisenring Method of Dubbing a body (Tutorial / SBS)

Postby letumgo » Mon Jan 02, 2012 1:21 pm

Here are a number of additional links which discuss various design of dubbing spinning blocks used to form Leisenring-style dubbed silk chenille bodies:

http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=2450&start=10 (Discussion of Leisenring-style method)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=2539&start=0&hilit=block (Photos of Gunnar Johnsons' Gift from Pete Hidy - dubbing block)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=2278&hilit=block (Discussions of dubbing blends)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=2263&p=24638&hilit=block#p24638 (Nifty wooden block design for holding dubbing brushes)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=884&start=0&hilit=block (Leisenring Method Revisited)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=758&hilit=block ("I dubbed Leisenring fashion" - Discussion of alternate methods)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=655&hilit=block ("Interesting Find" - discussion of early dubbing block)

http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=643&hilit=block (Nelly B Pattern - Example Fly)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=642&p=4408&hilit=block#p4237 (Buffalo Plaid Pattern - Example Fly)
http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=824&start=0&hilit=block (Dark Hares Ear Spider - Example Fly)
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