Search found 1463 matches

by Roadkill
Thu Nov 25, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Stoned Punk
Replies: 16
Views: 283

Re: Stoned Punk

8-)
I have had a real fondness for Bitch Creek and Girdle Bug variations since I got my copy of Montana Trout Flies by George Grant.
by Roadkill
Thu Nov 25, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Cadbury Gold
Replies: 4
Views: 104

Re: Cadbury Gold

Very nice, what is the hackle?
by Roadkill
Thu Nov 25, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Thunder and Lightning
Replies: 3
Views: 106

Re: Thunder and Lightning

Beautiful fly and tying!!
by Roadkill
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hackle Pliers
Replies: 11
Views: 307

Re: Hackle Pliers

You can tame the jaws of some hackle pliers with heat shrink tubing or plastic tool dip.
by Roadkill
Wed Nov 24, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Sneck bend hooks.
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Re: Sneck bend hooks.

Good looking fly!!
by Roadkill
Wed Nov 24, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Hardy's Favorite
Replies: 3
Views: 105

Re: Hardy's Favorite

8-) Faultless!!
by Roadkill
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Spectrum Caddis
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Re: Spectrum Caddis

Here is another bug that illustrates the under-color effect a little clearer. Hook-Wholesale Fly Company Model 28 #10 Thread- UTC 70 Rusty Brown Body- 1st Dubbing; F Chartreuse egg yarn/10% trilobal nylon twisted on the tying thread, 2nd Dubbing; Natural Hare's Ear applied as Carl's flat carpet in a...
by Roadkill
Sun Nov 21, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Reference Material
Topic: The Art of Tying the Wet Fly -Leisenring
Replies: 2
Views: 361

Re: The Art of Tying the Wet Fly -Leisenring

Ray, can you move & peg this in reference Material?
by Roadkill
Fri Nov 19, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Spectrum Caddis
Replies: 5
Views: 261

Spectrum Caddis

First, I want to thank ronr for inspiring me with the step by step fly project he has been working on. Secondly, I want to thank Carl for his lovely dubbing technique... https://www.oldhatflytying.com/flymph-tying-with-dubbing-loop.html I thought about this while awake too early yesterday. ;) I deci...
by Roadkill
Fri Nov 19, 2021 12:33 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Betty's Fly
Replies: 11
Views: 817

Re: Betty's Fly

Betty does love it! She is 92 years young and is sharp as a tack with a great sense of humor. I didn't frame it, but in her unit she has a North facing window wall with a ledge full of memorabilia. i just added this to the collection... https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51690757990_54d107614c_z.jp...