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by joaniebo
Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle
Replies: 4
Views: 378

Re: Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle

DOUGSDEN wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:43 pm Bob,
Utterly fantastic patterns! I wish I could tie half as good as you!
Doug in the smokin' hot den!
Doug

THANKS for the nice compliment but my tyings aren't that good but I keep trying.

Cheers

Bob
by joaniebo
Thu Jun 03, 2021 9:48 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle
Replies: 4
Views: 378

Hardy's Favourite Soft Hackle

Saw this pattern awhile back and decided to do a few. I wound the floss tightly to make it thinner and, hopefully, stronger so it might not be clearly visible in the group pic. Only had a couple strands of wider peacock herl left although I would have preferred a thicker, wider peacock herl body. Th...
by joaniebo
Wed May 26, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Pale Ale SH
Replies: 10
Views: 359

Re: Pale Ale SH

Dubbn

Feel free to mail me a few to “field test” during my upcoming trip to the Central Pennsylvania trout streams!

Bob
by joaniebo
Wed May 19, 2021 11:35 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Re: Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge

FlyFisherMann1955 wrote: Wed May 19, 2021 4:51 am Bob,

Is that partridge 1 of the dyed skins from Feather Emporium?

Thanks- Ken
Ken

Yes

Bob
by joaniebo
Tue May 18, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Head Cement; I need a New Source
Replies: 14
Views: 552

Re: Head Cement; I need a New Source

I've been usig this for many years, ever since I saw Oliver Edwards using it in his videos.

Bob
by joaniebo
Sun May 09, 2021 8:17 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge
Replies: 5
Views: 675

Pheasant Tail & Golden Olive Partridge

Did these for an article in my local TU Chapter's monthly Newsletter.
by joaniebo
Sat Apr 24, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: With Apologies to Canon Greenwell
Replies: 4
Views: 434

Re: With Apologies to Canon Greenwell

Theroe wrote: Thu Apr 22, 2021 2:45 pm I like those......what make, model and size is that wide gape hook you are using, Bob??
Used the good old Partridge Capt Hamilton L2A hooks from Richard Jefferies, size 14.

Bob
by joaniebo
Mon Apr 19, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: With Apologies to Canon Greenwell
Replies: 4
Views: 434

With Apologies to Canon Greenwell

Did a few of these in the past couple days.
by joaniebo
Mon Apr 19, 2021 9:47 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: New Flymph Hook
Replies: 10
Views: 988

Re: New Flymph Hook

Have you ever tried these? From (http://www.troutandsalmonhooks.com/shop/ )
by joaniebo
Sat Apr 17, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Bronze Peacock & Young Starling
Replies: 4
Views: 494

Re: Bronze Peacock & Young Starling

The dun color of the young starling is extremely appealing. What region of the bird are these feathers from? Are they body feathers, or wing feathers (coverts)? Ray You got me! I did these quite awhile back and just found the .jpg recently. If I recall correctly (???), I think the hackles were wing...