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by SenecaLaker
Tue Feb 11, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Blue Partridge
Replies: 8
Views: 323

Re: Blue Partridge

This is about as close to that blue in silk that I have. Thought I would give it a go. Thanks Bill for sharing yours.
by SenecaLaker
Wed Feb 05, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Muskrat
Replies: 29
Views: 933

Re: Muskrat

Great stories, I love to hear about peoples memories with their dads and granddad's. It always takes me back. So one question.....did the monks out west fly fish or did they use bait? :D
by SenecaLaker
Wed Feb 05, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: Muskrat
Replies: 29
Views: 933

Re: Muskrat

Hi Wayne, those are great looking flies. Do you apply the dubbing as a noodle and pick it out a bit or use a split thread to spin it? I would think they would catch in just about any size. Thanks for posting them.

Dave
by SenecaLaker
Thu Jan 23, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: New member intro
Replies: 33
Views: 1047

Re: New member intro

Welcome aboard Fishnkilts. You found a great group here. Enjoy.

Dave
by SenecaLaker
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: Dye mix?
Replies: 9
Views: 308

Re: Dye mix?

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by SenecaLaker
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Fishing Wingless Wets
Topic: most productive soft hackle trout fly
Replies: 42
Views: 3532

Re: most productive soft hackle trout fly

Bob has a great approachand explained it beautifully. My most productive fly this season has been a variation of Richard walkers mayfly nymph tied as a wingless wet. We can use a three fly rig here in Michigan, so when I am prospecting, I'll tie a light, dark, and something in the middle on. The fis...
by SenecaLaker
Sat Jul 20, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Flymphs
Replies: 9
Views: 648

Re: Flymphs

Thanks for that post Hank!!
Dave
by SenecaLaker
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Pete Hidy Appreciation
Replies: 15
Views: 1172

Re: Pete Hidy Appreciation

Very cool!!
by SenecaLaker
Sat Jun 22, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Tying a Black & Purple
Replies: 35
Views: 2765

Re: Tying a Black & Purple

I went to the shop and picked up a bag of purple ice dub. Dropped the black and used a wood duck flank feather instead. A big brown that broke the tippet before it made it to the net smashed it on the swing a few weeks ago.
by SenecaLaker
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: Saber Hooks?
Replies: 42
Views: 3339

Re: Saber Hooks?

Old Hat wrote:
Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:15 pm
I think I have a bunch of Dai-Riki in storage in the garage. I'll see what I have and would be happy to send them out if someone wants them.
Carl, I've never tied on those hooks, i'd love to have a few if you wouldnt mind.

Dave