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by Roadkill
Sun Jul 03, 2022 5:28 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Grey Duster Flymph
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Grey Duster Flymph

Thanks again Norm! ;)

Hook-Mustad 94840 #14
Tail & Hackle- Badger Hen
Thread- UTC 70 Rust Brown
Body- Muskrat Dubbing

ImageRIMG7212 by William Lovelace, on Flickr
by Roadkill
Sat Jul 02, 2022 10:50 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Getting ready for my trip to Alaska
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: Getting ready for my trip to Alaska

Boarmountain wrote: Sat Jul 02, 2022 8:12 pm
Roadkill wrote: Sat Jul 02, 2022 6:34 pm 8-) flies, what are you swinging them with?
I made a 7wt bamboo rod for this trip. It's not a spey rod, but I'll still be swinging them.
I have 9'6" 7 Wt. Hardy Smuggler that would be perfect for this kind of trip (someday ;)).

Tight lines!!

Bill
by Roadkill
Sat Jul 02, 2022 6:34 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Getting ready for my trip to Alaska
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: Getting ready for my trip to Alaska

8-) flies, what are you swinging them with?
by Roadkill
Fri Jul 01, 2022 4:29 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Japanese Lantern
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Re: Japanese Lantern

Here is a quick yellow lantern tied with Kimono 100 silk and Badger hen...
ImageRIMG7209 by William Lovelace, on Flickr
by Roadkill
Fri Jul 01, 2022 11:23 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: French silk thread
Replies: 10
Views: 221

Re: French silk thread

About a month ago i visited a French silk fabric shop that has been looming silk the old fashioned way since the 1800's... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52186539741_035e5a5982_z.jpg RIMG4524 by William Lovelace , on Flickr They get their best quality silk from Japanese exporters who brought si...
by Roadkill
Fri Jul 01, 2022 10:52 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Uses for American possum
Replies: 10
Views: 263

Re: Uses for American possum

Terrestrial12 wrote: Fri Jul 01, 2022 6:17 am ... maybe a pinch of pink ...
:idea: Possum Pink Lady Flymph
viewtopic.php?f=6&p=112511#p112511

ImageRIMG7206 by William Lovelace, on Flickr
by Roadkill
Fri Jul 01, 2022 10:49 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Possum Pink Lady Flymph
Replies: 1
Views: 55

Possum Pink Lady Flymph

For any flymph fans out there, who fish Pink Ladies... http://www.troutnut.com/hatch/537/Mayfly-Epeorus-albertae-Pink-Lady/2#specimens Hook- Dai Riki 070 #12 Thread & Rib- UTC 70 Tan Tail & Hackle- Whining Natural Dun Hen Body- Possum belly blended with Spirit River Shrimp Pink UV2 dubbing h...
by Roadkill
Thu Jun 30, 2022 9:08 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Joe Brooks
Replies: 1
Views: 74

Re: Joe Brooks

I am very fond of Joe's Blondes!! ;) Simple to tie and effective1

Looking forward to you next posts. You bring a lot of color and different styles to the Forum!
by Roadkill
Thu Jun 30, 2022 7:18 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pheasant & Possum Flymph
Replies: 2
Views: 64

Pheasant & Possum Flymph

Thanks for the inspiration... ;) http://www.flymphforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=22&t=10529 Hook-Wholesale Fly Company Model 21 #12 Thread-UTC 70 Rust Brown Tail- About 4 Cock Pheasant tail fibers Body- Possum belly in a dubbing loop Rib-SM Copper Ultra Wire Hackle- Coppery Brown Pheasant https://liv...