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by Roadkill
Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:06 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: March Brown
Replies: 3
Views: 35

Re: March Brown

Beautiful pattern, we need the recipe! ;)
by Roadkill
Wed Feb 24, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Brown Drake Spider
Replies: 5
Views: 48

Re: Brown Drake Spider

8-)
by Roadkill
Wed Feb 24, 2021 6:28 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Using Ski Wax (dubbing wax)
Replies: 10
Views: 118

Re: Using Ski Wax (dubbing wax)

Finger lickin' good! :o ;)

I have kept a wet sponge on my tying table for decades. I started after reading discussions questioning how safe our tying materials are coming in from foreign lands. Who knows what dyes, treatments and/or pesticides have been used on our fur and feathers.
by Roadkill
Wed Feb 24, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Using Ski Wax (dubbing wax)
Replies: 10
Views: 118

Re: Using Ski Wax (dubbing wax)

Bill
:shock: Are the plumbers wax rings in compliance with EPA regs like the ski waxes?
https://www.skitalk.com/threads/officia ... xes.16250/

:?: What do those say about tyers head cements, thinners, and resins?
by Roadkill
Wed Feb 24, 2021 2:54 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Using Ski Wax (dubbing wax)
Replies: 10
Views: 118

Re: Using Ski Wax (dubbing wax)

One plumber's toilet wax ring for about $3 may also be a lifetime supply of sticky wax for dubbing!! ;)
by Roadkill
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:22 am
Forum: Wet Fly Literature and History
Topic: Alfred Ronalds' "Companion"
Replies: 9
Views: 148

Re: Alfred Ronalds' "Companion"

Magnificent!! :)
by Roadkill
Sun Feb 21, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Modifying Hackle Clips
Replies: 16
Views: 539

Re: Modifying Hackle Clips

Working on my Euro "Biblical" Nymph baseball card fly boxes I added a couple of clips for streamside use tying on flies. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50966499683_d11033b738_z.jpg IMGP1331 by William Lovelace , on Flickr If I can get the 18's & 20's on the clips before I drop the...
by Roadkill
Thu Feb 18, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: March Brown Spider
Replies: 10
Views: 288

Re: March Brown Spider

A beautiful fly, I started to match the McKenzie hatch years ago while at the NW Fly Tyers Expo in Eugene with Hafele's March Brown Flymph. ;)
by Roadkill
Mon Feb 15, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Starling & Purple (Warning: It has a Bead)!
Replies: 2
Views: 106

Re: Starling & Purple (Warning: It has a Bead)!

I had the same urge this afternoon after finishing some stoneflies, ;)

Thanks again John!!

A #18 with a gold bead...
ImageIMGP1313 by William Lovelace, on Flickr
by Roadkill
Mon Feb 15, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Lilith Li Chinese Silk Floss
Replies: 15
Views: 377

Re: Lilith Li Chinese Silk Floss

Crafty stores like Jo Ann's as well. You can even get a little winding tool as well if you want to buy a lot to fill out the rainbow. ;)